Category: Security Alerts

The iWorm Malware And the Reasons That Mac Users Need Virus Protection Too

In October 2014, the antivirus software company Dr. Web announced that it had uncovered a new piece of malware. The malicious software, which Dr. Web called “iWorm,” had infected over 18,500 computers as of September 29. The majority of these computers were located in the US, Canada, Western Europe, and Australia. iWorm Malware Details Hackers…

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What Healthcare Professionals Need to Know About Protecting Their Digital Records

For healthcare professionals, understanding the relevant legislation can be a daunting task. They must learn how to adapt to changes in the world or face stiff fines and other penalties. This is especially true in the field of digital information management. In 1996, then-US President Bill Clinton signed into law the Health Insurance Portability and…

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