Many times, as an Information Security Professional I forget that somethings aren’t common knowledge to my customers. I live in this cyber security world 24/7 but they just dip their toes in the water occasionally. This week we are going to get down to the basics like Vince Lombardi and talk about what the term breach really means.
On January 1, 2019, parts of the South Carolina Insurance Data Security Act (SCIDSA) became effective. Over the next 17 months, other key parts of the SCIDSA will be phased in until the act is fully in effect on July1, 2020.
Let’s review who the SCIDSA applies to and what requirements are active now and when the other requirements will be phased in.
One of the amazing questions I received this week was about layered security. “What does that look like Micheal?” This week I’ll break down common ways for small businesses to implement multiple levels of security into their business networks to stop the cyber bad guys.
This week, I decided I’d like to take a break from the educational blogs Tandem has been doing and get a little personal. I want to introduce our new meetup group, “Charleston HIPAA and Healthcare Risk Management Meetup” and I wanted to tell the story behind the group.
A HIPAA compliance program looks different from one organization to the next, depending on their specific needs. Although varied, each program goes through a similar cycle that I will outline in this week’s blog. Keep in mind, the cycle typically repeats on a yearly schedule as mandated by HIPAA.