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Encryption is Key in your Data Security Profile

Posted by Pete Flagella on Jul 25, 2018 11:00:00 AM

EncryptionWordCloudWhen you take a good look at your Data Security  Profile; you’ll either see a complex array of solutions and systems woven together in a layered protective architecture, or you’ll see a patchwork of minimal components that  may or may not provide the security and protection you really need or want.

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Topics: Tokenization, encryption, PCI Compliance, PGP, PGP Encryption, EncryptRIGHT, key management

If This Isn’t Enough to Make Your Heart Stop...

Posted by Pete Flagella on Sep 18, 2017 10:00:00 AM

We have all heard by now that cybersecurity threats through all industry verticals are on the rise. Verticals such as banking and credit services have been sectors ripe for cyber-attacks and data breaches where personal information is targeted. But personal information required for health care services has become a key source for data hackers who are getting smarter -- targeting hospitals for the patient data they require to deliver care and services…it’s enough to make your heart stop. The recent article in Health, Inc. “Hospitals Face Growing Cybersecurity Threats” reminds us how important it is to protect not only the technology that keeps a patient alive and breathing, but also their personal and private health data.

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Topics: encryption, PCI Data Encryption, PCI Data Security Standards, encryption keys, PGP, PGP Encryption, PII, health information security