Is The Data Storage In Your Smartphone a Window into Your Life?

It seems as though every few months our smartphones are getting smarter and smarter. The ability to provide immediate information, an instant connection, or even mobile banking has provided a convenience that leaves us wondering how we ever managed without it. Though the technology is ever advancing and making our lives innumerably better, the abundance of information in a phone …

3 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Third-Party Security Risks

In doing due diligence with your business’ security policies, it’s extremely important to make sure that you understand every possible risk to your customers’ data. Here, then, are three important facts about third-party security risks that you probably didn’t know: Third-Party Security Risks 1. Your business is on the hook for third-party data breaches Despite whatever policies you may have …

PHI: What It Is and Why It Matters

Last Thursday, we published a blog post about the importance of compliance to your small business. In it, we mentioned in passing the importance of shredding personal health information. For those in the know, a discussion of PHI may seem inconsequential, but for those who are unaware, what exactly is PHI, and why does it matter? PHI: Three letters to never forget …