Tag Archives: data

AL and ML choices can dramatically improve data security

As networks have advanced in complexity, so have the tools and tactics of cybercriminals. Organizations increase their cybersecurity budgets and teams, yet breaches keep occurring. In the fight for stronger security, vendors are offering up AI and machine learning as a Holy Grail. But do these technologies actually deliver? Frequent headlines make it clear that… Read More »

Most hospitals sharing data, but challenges remain, ONC says

Brief Published Dec. 20, 2018 Dive Brief: A majority of hospitals used more than one electronic method to routinely exchange patient care summaries with external organizations in 2017 — 78% to send records and 61% to receive them, a new Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT analysis shows.  Hospitals typically used health information… Read More »

Patient data possibly compromised in Ramsey County breach

The information services department of Ramsey County Social Services identified a cyberattack against its systems that may have jeopardized patient information. The agency, based in St. Paul, Minn., on August 9 became aware of the incident. Attackers sought control of email accounts of about 28 employees in the social services department and other departments, trying… Read More »