Aetna Breach Case Gets Messier

And while two new legal battles related to the breach incident begin to play out in federal courts, some experts say the case is offering early lessons to covered entities and business associates about the importance of good vendor management practices.”This current litigation playing out between Aetna and its contractors should serve as the poster

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How Healthcare Organizations Can Solidify Cybersecurity Protections

Layered technology and education help providers prepare for digital danger. In healthcare, like many industries, cybersecurity continues to be a massive pain point.A task force established by Congress calls the state of digital security in healthcare critical in a report released in June. Organizations still lack the infrastructure to pinpoint, track and analyze threats, say

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Behavioral Analytics’ Role in Health Data Security

Healthcare entities are increasingly considering user and entity behavioral analytics tools because their previous breach prevention and detection efforts have fallen short, says security expert Mac McMillan.While UEBA “is probably still in the category of things the healthcare sector need to catch up with … more and more health systems are looking at these tools

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