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Brandon is back in the co-pilot’s chair as we talk about the recent GAO report that HHS is failing to protect PHI. We also share our intrigue surrounding the PHI breach at Iowa Health Group that was actually a Business Email Compromise attack. There’s also good news for Boston Childrens’ Hospital, as the hacktivist charged with disrupting their network in 2014 is convicted.

Show Notes

Resources:

HHS puts PHI at risk

https://healthitsecurity.com/news/hhs-fails-to-fix-cybersecurity-vulnerabilities-putting-phi-at-risk

Iowa Health Group hit with 1.4M patient record breach

https://www.databreachtoday.com/iowa-health-group-data-breach-hits-14-million-patients-a-11264

Boston Children’s Hospital Hacktivist is convicted

https://www.bankinfosecurity.com/boston-childrens-hospital-ddos-attacker-convicted-a-11279

One Cool Things

Malwarebytes Browser Extension 

https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/malwarebytes-browser-extension-blocks-malware-scams-ads-and-trackers/ 

Sir Patrick Stewart ready to engage his Star Trek fans again.

https://www.npr.org/2018/08/05/635809156/patrick-stewart-is-reprising-his-role-as-captain-picard-in-new-star-trek-series

 

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