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Healthcare Breaches Hit All-Time High in 2016
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5/3/2017 | 11:40:12 AM
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Interesting article. The suggestions by Mr. Hafid for protecting sensitive data, however, can only be effective if organizations understand where their data is, who has access to it, what the threats and vulnerabilities to it are, what the likeliehood of threat agents exploiting the vulnerabities is, and what the impact of such exploitation might be. That can only be done by carrying out a thorough risk analysis so that when it comes to determining where controls need to be in place and what those controls need to be, responsbile personnel can make solid and informed decisions. Such knowledge, when appropriately applied, will provide for a better protection and defense of personal health information.


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