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Understanding HIPAA Compliance

One of the most commonly asked questions we get is “What is HIPAA compliance?” so it’s important to define compliance. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, commonly known as HIPAA, is a series of regulatory standards that outline the lawful use and disclosure of protected health information (PHI). HIPAA compliance is regulated […]

Deepfakes: What are they and what you should know

Computers and computer software are getting more and more advanced as time goes on. But, that’s no surprise, right? Modern media (movies, television, and social) have relied on computer-generated characters, sets, and facial overlays to create environments that, otherwise, wouldn’t be practical or possible at all. These modern advancements in movie sets, and productions all-together, […]

Latest Microsoft Patch Fixes Dozens of Bugs

Even if you don’t consistently install Microsoft’s security patches as soon as they’re released, the September 2022 patch released this week deserves immediate attention. Dozens of bugs, flaws, and vulnerabilities were addressed in this iteration, including fixes for: In addition to the above, the patch also addresses two zero-day vulnerabilities. The first of these is […]

New Phishing Service Is Targeting Banks

Hackers are increasingly adopting practices that legitimate business owners will immediately recognize. Recently, a new PhaaS (Phishing as a Service) operation has surfaced that specifically targets major banks. These banks include Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Citibank, Capital One, PNC, US Bank, Lloyds Bank, Santander, and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. Snarkily named “Robin Banks,” […]

Fresh Look For Gmail Users Has Been Released

If you’re a Gmail user and you haven’t seen the change already, be aware that Google has freshened up their email interface.  Don’t expect a radical change, however.  This update is more of an evolution than a revolution. Chiefly, you’ll notice that the Chat, Spaces, and Meet buttons have all been drawn closer together. This […]