Posts Tagged ‘Penalty’

Ambulances turned away as computer virus infects Gwinnett Medical Center computers

Ambulances turned away as computer virus infects Gwinnett Medical Center computers By Misty Williams and Joel Anderson The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Gwinnett Medical Center on Friday confirmed it has instructed ambulances […]

Google – Don't be Evil – That's OUR Job

As usual, Google engages in practices that are orthogonal to it’s self-proclaimed mission of “don’t be evil”.   Apparently, they want YOU not to be evil…while they’re free to engage […]

Written Information Security Policy is INSUFFICIENT to comply with Massachusetts Data Privacy Law

Massachusetts AG Says Having a WISP is Not Enough to Comply With Massachusetts Data Security Regulations The Massachusetts Attorney General’s Office and Belmont Savings Bank have agreed to resolve allegations […]

CIGNET's HIPAA Penalty – $946 per record

Raj Goel, CISSPCTO Brainlink International, Inc. 917-685-7731 Raj’s LinkedIn profile   Since 2005, the Ponemon institute has released an annual study comparing the costs of data breach. According to […]

Presentation Topics

Each of my talks runs from 45-120 minutes. I present the specific topic in 45 minutes, or really dive into it for 2 hours. Multiple topics can also be combined […]

Trends in Financial Crimes

U.S. Postal Inspectors Arrest HIPAA Identity Thief in Alabama

On June 2, 2011, U.S. Postal Inspectors arrested a woman on charges that she stole identifying information on about 4,500 patients from a Birmingham hospital.  According to the complaint, the […]

HHS in $865,500 HIPAA Settlement With UCLA Health System

On July 6, 2011, the US Department of Health and Human Services announced that the University of California at Los Angeles Health System (UCLAHS) has agreed to settle HIPAA violations […]

Lessons Learned From The FTC (Federal Trade Commission)

The FTC has emerged as the leading investigator of privacy and security breaches, and has sanctioned companies and institutions across industries for breaches.  This presentation reviews the FTC’s track record, […]

Trends In Financial (cyber) Crimes for Attorneys, Accountants and Business Owners

This presentation discusses trends in financial crimes, and the role of technology in adding a new twist to old crimes. Information explosion has led to an exponential growth of information […]