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  1. Are Your Clinician Clients Taking Advantage Of Patient Smartphone Use?
    7/17/2014

    The vast majority of your clients’ patients use smartphones, and chances are, they themselves are on board with the idea of more patient-centered care. A global survey by FICO indicates that there may be an opportunity for them to better connect with their patients through smartphone enabled functionality.

  2. KnowBe4 Warns New Ransomware Strain Causes Data Breaches
    7/17/2014

    The recent data breach at brokerage house Benjamin F. Edwards & Co. (BFE) was a result of a CryptoLocker copycat ransomware called CryptoWall. The brokerage house announced this week that they had suffered the data breach on May 24, 2014 when they had their computer systems compromised by an unauthorized third party.

  3. SAP Launches Strategic Division Dedicated To The Needs Of Smaller Firms
    7/17/2014

    SAP SE recently announced the launch of SMB Solutions Group, a new division solely focused on the specific needs of small and medium businesses (SMBs) with up to 500 employees.

  4. Lavu Includes Delivery And Routing Extension For Restaurant iPad POS
    7/17/2014

    Lavu Inc. is pleased to announce a new delivery and routing extension for their iPad POS. This “smart” delivery dispatch provides the best route for each delivery and recommends the optimal sequence to maximize driver efficiency. Coupled with the Lavu Customer Database, this centralized solution will improve productivity for businesses that deliver.

  5. How You Can Help Protect Your SMB Retail Customers From Cyberattack
    7/16/2014

    With the increasing amount of credit card breaches and the hacking of user information at businesses around the world, cybercriminals are becoming more sophisticated in their attacks. High-profile attached on large corporations seem to happen regularly. But attacks on SMBs happen just as often.

  6. White House Moves Toward Voluntary, Public-Private Collaboration For Cybersecurity
    7/16/2014

    The White House has signaled its tilt toward a cooperative and voluntary approach for protecting “critical infrastructure” assets from cyberattacks and breaches in a notice issued last month by cybersecurity coordinator Michael Daniel.

  7. Security Concerns Grow Over Ransomware
    7/16/2014

    A survey by IT security company KnowBe4 shows concern over ransomware is growing. The study reveals 73 percent of IT professionals surveyed are “very or extremely concerned about it,” an increase from 48 percent responding in the same way in a study by IT security company Webroot in January of this year.

  8. Consumer Confidence In Privacy Online Is Decreasing
    7/16/2014

    The TRUSTe 2014 Consumer Confidence Privacy Report reveals that consumer trust is falling as technological advances bring along with them new privacy implications. The TRUSTe 2014 U.S. Consumer Confidence Privacy Report provides a comprehensive analysis of current consumer opinions about online privacy across the U.S. The study was conducted by Harris Interactive, on behalf of TRUSTe, with more than 2,000 U.S. Internet users, from December 11 to 13, 2013.     

  9. Senate Advances Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act
    7/16/2014

    Threats to cybersecurity are on the rise. Ransomware like Cryptolocker and Kovter has caused considerable loss of time and money for many companies. In an effort to protect the country from these growing online threats, The Senate Intelligence Committee voted 12-3  on July 8 to advance a cybersecurity bill that “encourages private companies to share information about cyber threats with the federal government and each other and gives the companies liability protections for sharing information about and responding to cyber threats,” this according to The Hill.

  10. Copy Data Management Could Save Billions On Redundant Data
    7/16/2014

    A recent study has shown that improved copy data management could save government agencies billions of dollars currently being wasted on redundant copy data.

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