Windows CMS Hosting Specialist ServerSide Acquired by Liquid Web

The Lansing, MI-based managed hosting and managed application service provider, Liquid Web LLC, has announced it has acquired the leading Microsoft Windows CMS hosting provider ServerSide for an undisclosed sum. In 2019, Liquid Web launched its managed private cloud powered by VMware and NetApp. The new offering provided small- and medium-sized businesses with the features… Read More »

Princeton Internal Medicine and Geriatrics Confirmed as HIPAA Compliant by Compliancy Group

Compliancy Group has announced that Princeton Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, a primary care clinic in Princeton, NJ, has implemented an effective HIPAA compliance program and is compliant with the federally mandated standards of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. Princeton Internal… Read More »

The HIPAA Breach Notification Rule: What is a Breach, And What is Not a Breach?

The HIPAA Breach Notification Rule requires HIPAA-covered entities and their business associates to provide notification following a breach of unsecured protected health information (PHI).  The rule defines both what constitutes a breach, as well as the exceptions to that general definition. What is the Definition of a “Breach”? Generally, a breach is an impermissible (unauthorized)… Read More »

Vulnerability identified in Philips Ultrasound Systems

Philips has discovered an authentication bypass issue affecting Philips Ultrasound Systems that could potentially be exploited by an attacker to view or modify information. The flaw is due to the presence of an alternative path or channel that can be used to bypass authentication controls. The flaw has been assigned CVE-2020-14477 but is considered a… Read More »

Breaches Reported by St. Luke’s Health-Memorial Lufkin, RiverPointe Post Acute, and Iowa Total Care

CHI St. Luke’s Health-Memorial Lufkin in Texas has started notifying patients that some of their protected health information may have been accessed by an unauthorized individual. St Luke’s threat management team investigated a security breach involving a network server on March 25, 2020. Third-party vendors conducted a forensic investigation and determined on April 23, 2020… Read More »