3,621 Breached Patient Records = $1.5 Million Fine

The Health and Human Services Office of Civil Rights announced this week that a Massachusetts health care provider – Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Associates, Inc., or “MEEI” – will pay a $1.5 million settlement to resolve a HIPAA privacy violation.  The monetary settlement is part of a resolution agreement […]

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John Penn of Forrester on Cloud Security

I just read a an article in eWeek magazine that summarized a “Security and the Cloud” report authored by Forrester analyst Jonathan Penn. In that report Penn reports that “Concerns about cloud security have grown in the past few years,” he added. “In 2009, the fear was abstract: a general concern, as there is with […]

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