Patient PHI Inadvertently Added To GitHub Artic Code Vault – Expert Perspective

Findings from Databreaches.net reveal that patient protected health information (PHI) stored by MedData — which serves healthcare organizations including Memorial Hermann, U. of Chicago, Aspirus, and OSF Healthcare – has been stored in GitHub’s Arctic Code Vault – a decommissioned mine 250 meters deep in the permafrost of an Arctic mountain. A former employee was revealed to have saved […]

Cisco Goes Passwordless

Secure Passwords for the cloud

Cisco has recently announced the launched new of its passwordless authentication by Duo Security. It claims this will enable users to securely log into cloud applications with security keys or biometrics built into modern laptops and smartphones such as Apple FaceID, TouchID and Windows Hello. The passwordless feature will help reduce the risk of password-related […]

Expert Insight: Arup’s Data Breach

Industry leaders and experts provide an insight on the recent news about Arup, a global consultancy firm, and the data breach that it endured resulting in staff bank acct #’s and addresses being compromised.