Data Breaches

Data Breach

One of the reasons we want to secure our network is to prevent the theft of data.  The data we are most anxious about losing is the health or identification information of our patients.   There are rules in Australia about when a data breach has occurred and what needs to be done. Guidance is provided …

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Data Exfiltration

After a security incident, it is vital to assess whether data has actually been taken from the business – data loss is known as exfiltration – taking it outside the network Sensitive files might include the database of the patient management system, databases of imaging systems, word or pdf documents which identify patients. Ransomware attacks …

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