White House Executive Order on Cyber Security
February, 2013, Rick Dakin, CEO, Co-founder and Chief Security Strategist
The tense standoff between an unresponsive Congress and a reluctant critical infrastructure industry has been broken. On February 13, 2013, the President issued an Executive Order that provides initial guidance for the country to confront escalating cyber threats. Finally, we have someone with the courage to address the ‘elephant in the room’. Our critical infrastructure is under attack and our ability to defend against increasingly sophisticated attacks is simply not adequate.
All Aboard the HIPAA Omnibus - but is the ‘bus’ missing anything?
February, 2013, Andrew Hicks, Managing Principal, Coalfire
In the wake of the recently-released HIPAA Omnibus Rule with its upcoming deadline, healthcare organizations are trying to figure out how they’re going to achieve compliance. We’ve been busy trying to get through the 563-page rule and determine what it means to our clients.