. https://www.practicefusion.com/blog/top-five-tips-for-information-security-awareness/
blog article
Information security is evolving largely in response to the growth of ransomware attacks and other attacks designed to monetize how people are getting data. John Hluboky, Vice president and Chief Information Security Officer at Practice Fusion, notes, “What we are seeing are attackers who are becoming far more organized. They’re launching very specific attacks to gather information and data. Many of those attacks have been either sold or leaked in the wild and are now being used by attackers all over the world for a variety of different things, including attacking healthcare.” The last line of defense are people who are well-trained. In particular, healthcare organizations require information security awareness training. HIPAA Privacy Rule’s Administrative requirement and the Administrative Safeguard clearly state minimum security awareness training requirements for covered entities and business associates. The most common approach to meet these requirements is conducting new-hire and annual computer-based training courses with the company. READ MORE