Archive for the ‘Security’ Category

Practicing on Cloud Nine

Posted on June 26th, 2014 by cs_admin

Working with cloud experts Corazon Systems, a company that specializes in the implementation of paperless medical practices, Dr Verma told Tyro how she used cloud technology to create a streamlined paperless operation across her multiple sites.

Are you taking your data security seriously?

Posted on May 29th, 2014 by cs_admin

Find out how the recent spate of security breaches at Heartbleed, eBay, iCloud and Internet Explorer can impact your medical practice.

10 point checklist for your practice before Christmas

Posted on November 29th, 2013 by Sid

…. “In the fields of observation chance favors only the prepared mind.” – Louis Pasteur   1. Backup backup backup ! Yes, no surprises here. First cab off the rank – make sure you have a backup solution in place. An automated backup is ideal. But even if you don’t have a fully automated backup […]

Lessons from Super Typhoon Haiyan

Posted on November 11th, 2013 by Sid

Natural disasters are brutal and heartless. More importantly, they are inevitable. The changing climate, variable weather systems, global warming all contribute to creating such horrific encounters with nature. Philippines knew about Haiyan and the havoc it was going to create. Thankfully, enough people were evacuated in time and millions of lives saved. However, despite all […]

Hospitals, charities hacked…. who is next?

Posted on November 9th, 2013 by Sid

It happens every time. We all know about it, hear it in the news, make a mental note of addressing the issue – and then life takes over. It happened again ! The latest attack from several Indonesian hackers has been widely reported in the news. In an article in The Age on 4th Nov, […]

Doctors prime targets for hackers

Posted on September 26th, 2013 by cs_admin

In November/December 2012 a Queensland Family Medical Practice was hacked and patients records encrypted. They not only attacked the patient database but also disabled the backup system. The co-owner of the medical practice said, “If you want to know what it felt like, go to your server and pull the plug out of the wall”. […]