News and Events

November 5, 2015

2015 Edition Final Rule Overview

Experts from ICSA Labs, an ONC-Authorized Certification Body and Accredited Test Lab, reviewed the recently published 2015 Edition Health Information Technology (Health IT) Certification Criteria Final Rule during a webinar held on November 3, 2015.

October 28, 2015

5 key attributes for cyberliability insurers to consider when insuring the IoT

Cyberliability insurance, once a niche practice in the insurance industry that began a decade-or-so ago, will likely become a standard insurance provision on everything from baby monitors to insulin pumps.

October 13, 2015

American Medical Software’s Ultra Charts version 26 Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete Ambulatory EHR Certification

American Medical Software’s Ultra Charts version 26 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete Ambulatory EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible providers with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

October 5, 2015

Untangle, Inc. NG Firewall Appliances Achieves Firewall Certification from ICSA Labs

Untangle, Inc., a security software and appliance company, today announces that its entire hardware appliance and software-only NG Firewall product portfolio has received ICSA Labs firewall certification.

September 2, 2015

Lessons from the Eye Doctor: Protecting Your Identity

I was very much taken aback by the lack of regard for computer security in that office.  Combining health insurance information with lax computer security is the holy grail of identity theft, not to mention HIPAA violations. All users with access to medical information, personally identifiable information, or financial information should be well-informed and trained as to why protecting this data is of the utmost importance.

August 23, 2015

4 Considerations for a Bug Bounty Program

How a vendor supports its products through the development process and its entire lifecycle is just as important as the functionality and benefits you are buying.  A company’s commitment to having a strong SDLC and QA program is a key ingredient to a successful and long-term relationship with your vendor/partner.

August 18, 2015

Striking a Balance Between Privacy and Technology -- Navigating the Microsoft 10 “Free” Upgrade

The widely covered launch of Windows 10 has elicited numerous warnings from privacy advocates and online security experts in recent weeks.  Why?

August 5, 2015

Prime Clinical Systems' Patient Chart Manager Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR Certification

Prime Clinical System's Patient Chart Manager, Version 6.0 has achieved ONC HIT 2014 Edition Complete EHR certification, which designates that the software is capable of supporting eligible providers with meeting the Stage 1 and Stage 2 Meaningful Use measures required to qualify for funding under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA).

August 4, 2015

DESC's CHASERS Software Achieves ONC HIT 2014 Edition EHR Certification

DESC, a leader in providing innovative housing, behavioral health and crisis services to chronically homeless individuals, announced that it receivedONC HIT 2014 Edition Electronic Health Record (EHR) certification for its internallydeveloped client service tracking software, CHASERS version 1.5.

August 3, 2015

Weighing Firewall and Cloud Security Challenges

Some cloud security experts have argued that firewalls are irrelevant, while firewall experts maintain that cloud security is ineffective. The truth is that neither of these assertions are true. Cloud security solutions can be very effective, and firewalls are certainly not dead. It is up to IT professionals to learn how to make these both co-exist.