|YOU’LL FEEL MORE THAN SICK IF YOU GET HACKED|
|“I learned that compliant doesn’t mean you’re secure. Parameter Security showed their expertise and skills by simulating a malicious hack that quickly exposed our weaknesses despite being HIPAA compliant. Their hackers were easy to work with and offered great explanations plus recommendations for their findings.”– Cassandra Smith, Hospital CEO
Compliance: A Good Start But Not Hacker-Proof
Technical Advisors for Health Care Turned Ethical Hackers
In order to beat a hacker, you have to think like one.
And that’s what we do. Parameter Security’s ethical hackers are uniquely trained to:
Don’t become the next media headline. Otherwise, you’ll have a lot of explaining to do like this unfortunate hospital.
“Cooper University Hospital is investigating the circumstances surrounding a missing thumb drive. The thumb drive contained information with personal data about graduate medical education residents and fellows for the current and prior academic years. We have advised the residents and fellows who were advised to contact their local police. No other employee information was compromised. Further, No patient information or records were compromised. The incident was reported to the New Jersey State Police Cyber Crimes Unit on Friday, July 23, 2010 as per the state notification procedure. The hospital is conducting a thorough investigation and has initiated an aggressive plan to protect any personnel who could be affected by this potential security breach.”
Source: Statement from Cooper University Hospital via Katherine Scott, Reporter, ABC 6 Action News
Understand, if you want to be secure then you need to go beyond compliance. If you are secure then you are already compliant.