Compliance

At a recent speaking engagement, I shared the successful results of our most recent Common Criteria certification efforts. After being congratulated by a member of the audience, we proceeded to have the following discussion: Audience member: “When are you going to be done with SP800-53 certification?” Me: “Huh? Which part of it?” Audience member: “All…

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michaelfangelo
Jan 8, 2015
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This post reminds me of the very early days in my career as an application developer on a Medicare claims processing system. I took on the responsibility of a large subsystem implementation that year where I was responsible for the requirements definition, specification and subsequently the testing of the new subsystem, Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP). Why the…

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HudnallsHuddle
Jul 24, 2014
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The signs are all there.  It’s time to get serious about complying with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Security and Privacy Rules.  Are you compliant yet?  If not, the U.S. Department of Health Human Services (HHS) wants you to know that tolerance for noncompliance with HIPAA regulations is lower than ever before. …

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Kent Purdy
Jan 22, 2014
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Compliance is the legal framework within which an organization must abide if it is to remain within the law; almost every enterprise decides that to willfully ignore the law is not an option for long-term viability. Closely allied to risk management, compliance management requires a framework, a set of standard processes that guide those responsible…

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David Shephard
Jan 7, 2014
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I have spent the last couple of weeks working with one of our partners with regards to a solution encompassing of technology and services to meet the most immediate requirements for their healthcare customers.It also provided an opportunity to do a little research on our current healthcare customers and solutions that they subscribe to using…

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HudnallsHuddle
Jul 29, 2013
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2013 Prediction: Threat detection and management will be required to monitor continuously and in business context with regard to level of risk. Given the rapid change, information requirements, environment complexity, growing devices, explosive data growth and growing real-time analysis requirements accessing that data, risk of threats to the organization is growing exponentially. It will no…

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HudnallsHuddle
Nov 20, 2012
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The cloud can bring great benefits to your business, yet there is little doubt that it can also affect the security of your sensitive data and systems.  It introduces huge complexity to your IT environment, leading to increased risks of breach or compliance gaps. The good news is that taking proactive steps to improve the…

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Renee Bradshaw
Nov 13, 2012
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