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OpenSSL vulnerability “Heartbleed” – iMM users not affected

Recently, a commonly-used security software library called OpenSSL was found by security researchers to have a serious bug.  This bug caused a vulnerability, known as Heartbleed, that could expose passwords and secret keys to attackers across millions of websites that

Posted in Data Security, Email Marketing

Stumbling Through Secure Document Transmission

Over on the ArmoredEnvoy blog, Luis Rivera had some interesting things to say about the problems of passing data securely through email. I thought it was worth repeating. Here is Luis (reproduced with permission): Over the years we have all

Posted in Data Breaches, Data Security, Secure Content Management, Secure Email and Document Delivery, Uncategorized

Why Your Clinic Needs to Practice Good Medicine and Better Data Security: Important Tip to Avoid Class Action Lawsuits

“I will respect the privacy of my patients, for their problems are not disclosed to me that the world may know.” These are words from the modern Hippocratic Oath, written by Louis Lasagna, M.D,  Academic Dean of the School of

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Posted in Data Breaches, Data Security, Healthcare Marketing

Lack of Data Encryption Causes Shocking Data Breach That Affects Four Million Patients

Another massive data breach has affected a healthcare organization. Four million Americans had their information compromised after a security breach at Advocate Medical Group. The cause – unencrypted data.

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1.5 Million Reasons Your Healthcare Facility Needs Cyber Insurance

Insurance companies manage risk by pooling funds to compensate entities in the event of a loss. It’s a business, so it only makes sense that the insurance industry would come up with a solution for losses caused by data breaches.

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Posted in Data Breaches, Data Security, Healthcare Marketing

Welcoming Students Back to School with Secure Email Messages

If you are a school administrator or teacher, while others are enjoying the last few weeks of summer, you are prepping for the new school year. Communications with parents and students are an important part of the school experience. Those

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Posted in Data Security, Email Marketing, School Communications, Secure Email and Document Delivery

Visualize the World’s Biggest Data Breaches: Graphics by David McCandless of Information is Beautiful

Technology is sweet. It brings convenience to our lives, and it enhances our capabilities in the work world and at school. Sometimes it is awe-inspiring. When we combine human vulnerabilities with technological weaknesses, it fails us. Data breaches are often

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Posted in Data Breaches, Data Security, Secure Content Management, Secure Email and Document Delivery

Protecting Hotel Guest Information: The Inhospitable World of Data Breaches

Hotels are a hotbed of information for identity thieves. From the time your guests make reservations over the phone or online, until they check out, they are putting their personal information in your hands. They expect you to protect it

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Posted in Cloud Computing, Data Breaches, Data Security, hospitality and tourism

How Entrepreneurs Can Utilize Facebook’s New Tools in Their Marketing Campaigns

Social media marketing should be a strong component of your overall marketing strategy. Networking is very important for small businesses and start-ups. Facebook is one of the most important avenues for reaching your clients and enhancing your email marketing campaigns.

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Posted in Cloud Computing, Data Breaches, Data Security, Email Marketing, Secure Content Management, Small Business

How Musicians Can Protect Their Intellectual Property Through Strong Data Security

There is no other industry that has been impacted more by stolen intellectual property than the music business. Most of this occurs through illegal downloading or peer-to-peer file sharing. A data breach can often lead to stolen information. Music industry

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Posted in Cloud Computing, Data Breaches, Data Security, Secure Content Management, Secure Email and Document Delivery, Small Business