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Posted 3/6/2018 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 25
Correctly Respond to a Cyber Attack
As technological advancements increase daily, our dependence on technology continues to positively correlate with this trend. Practices implement technology to streamline administrative tasks, gather patient data, organize and store patient health records, manage finances, and other tasks to...  Read More
Posted 2/13/2018 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 23
Types of Phishing Scams
Phishing scams typically fall into one of these 5 categories:1. Deceptive PhishingDeceptive phishing occurs when scammers impersonate credible companies in order to steal personal information and login credentials. These emails typically create a sense of urgency for victims to rectify a problem...  Read More
Posted 1/5/2018 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 29
Cybercrime: Safety Checklist
Safety Begins At HomeOrganizations and institutions constantly adapt to the latest cybercrime techniques. However, the first line of defense starts at home because identity thieves specialize in hacking personal computers.   1. Watch for Phishing: One of the most common techniques, known as...  Read More
Posted 12/19/2017 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 27
How to Correctly Respond to a Cyber Attack
As technological advancements increase daily, our dependence on technology continues to positively correlate with this trend. Practices implement technology to streamline administrative tasks, gather patient data, organize and store patient health records, manage finances, and other tasks to...  Read More
Posted 6/28/2017 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 37
Ransomware - Catastrophic Cyber Security Breaches
Dental offices are now being hit with Ransomware (cyber blackmail). If you own or work in a dental practice, you need to know what Ransomware is, and the ramificationsof this serious security breach.Ransomware Trojans are a type of cyberware that is designed to extort money from a dental office....  Read More
Posted 10/5/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 150
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information.Use Strong Passwords and Change Them RegularlySelecting PasswordsChoose a password that is...  Read More
Posted 9/25/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 115
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information. Plan for the Unexpected Create data backups regularly and reliably. Begin backing up...  Read More
Posted 9/8/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 123
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information.Use a Firewall Unless your Electronic Health Record (EHR) is totally disconnected from the...  Read More
Posted 9/1/2015 by dentalattorney in The Overlooked Basics   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 119
Tips for Cyber Security in Your Dental Practice
With the risk of a cyber-security breach increasing on a daily basis, below are some tips that will help a dental practice owner maintain the security that they need in order to protect patient information.Establish a Security Culture Build a security-minded organizational culture so that good...  Read More
Posted 8/11/2015 by dbaileypt in Secure Messaging and File Delivery - HIPAA Compliant Email   |  Comments: 0  |   Views: 60
4 trends that heighten the need for stronger IT security
IT security has been - and should be - the central focus for corporate decision-makers in virtually every segment of the private and public sectors today, as the rate of these events and the size of subsequent damages have both skyrocketed. Several studies have indicated that boardroom leaders are...  Read More

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