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2013-11-28 23:00:47

The newest addition to AlertBoot's security suite allows smaller, less-experienced HIPAA covered entities and their business associates to easily manage IT security, ensuring that obvious compliance risks are removed from their organizations. Ultimately, CEs and BAs are aided in capitalizing on HIPAA Safe Harbor rules while lowering costs and raising productivity. (PRWEB) November 28, 2013 BYOD is a Pandora's Box for many companies but especially so for business sectors that are...

Playstation Resets PSN Passwords
2013-11-27 11:29:54

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Sony is resetting the passwords of some PlayStation Network (PSN) users in North America after detecting some “irregular activity” that led a small number of users to receive error messages saying their passwords were not correct. A notice on Sony’s official PlayStation forums said that some users "may need to reset" their passwords based on some "irregular activity” on the network. “If you have access to the email...

2013-11-26 23:31:47

Any WordPress site can now benefit from easy and effective multifactor authentication. Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Toopher, online security's user experience company, announced today that its free WordPress plugin is live and downloadable at toopher.com/wordpress. This makes the unique, invisible authentication of Toopher available to the over 72 million WordPress sites in the world, including the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, and countless others. WordPress acts...

2013-11-26 23:21:05

The new connector allows users to easily automate account management tasks in Zendesk. Lynbrook, NY (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Tools4ever, the market leader in identity and access management solutions, announced today that has developed a connector between its solution, User Management Resource Administrator (UMRA), and Zendesk. Zendesk delivers a cloud-based customer service software to thousands of organizations. The new Tools4ever connector allows customers to sync Active Directory...

2013-11-25 23:20:57

ThreatMetrix Offers Advanced Cybercrime Prevention Measures in Response to the Many Data Breaches throughout 2013 San Jose, CA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 ThreatMetrix™, the fastest-growing provider of integrated cybercrime solutions, today announces several strategies businesses can implement in place of passwords to prevent data breaches and other cybercrime risks. Sophisticated cybercriminals have figured out several ways to take advantage of weak login information and easily decodable...

2013-11-21 23:28:13

HIPAA covered entities and business associates come in all sizes; regardless of size, however, all CEs and BAs are required to meet a standard when it comes to protecting PHI data, whether its' installing disk encryption on laptops or running a periodic audit to check on system integrity. This puts smaller entities at a disadvantage but AlertBoot's medical data security services can right the imbalance with its unique blend of easy-to-use, low-maintenance PHI disk encryption...

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