IT - Compliance

Can Compliance Definition Really Include Cloud?
ITProToday, September 2nd, 2019
When system architects are establishing compliance definition, they may avoid cloud to avoid risk. But that risk may have been overhyped in the first place. Here's why

"Can compliance definition include cloud? Compliance issues are often cited as a reason not to use the cloud, but many compliance risks associated with the cloud are not serious challenges today. In fact, they were probably overhyped in the first place..."

It's Not Healthy To Confuse Compliance With Security
InformationWeek, September 5th, 2019
Healthcare organizations should be alarmed by the frequency and severity of cyberattacks. Don't assume you're safe from them just because you're compliant with regulations

"Cyberattackers' interest in healthcare organizations continues to increase. In 2018, there were 284 breaches reported on the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) breach portal and 27 so far in 2019. According to InfoSec Institute, "nearly 95 percent of all medical and health care institutions have been victims of some form of cyberattack."

Most people think of healthcare and cyber-risk as related to the compromise of sensitive patient data. This is true, and it's also a fact that healthcare data is valued significantly higher than credit card data..."

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