Imprivata Blog

  • Tuesday, August 11, 2009 - 10:14am

    I just got back from the annual Siemens Innovations Conference in Philadelphia. Imprivata had a booth at the event. I had an opportunity to talk with existing and prospective OneSign customers. Clearly, single sign-on and authentication are top of mind for many of the Siemens customers we spoke...

  • Wednesday, August 5, 2009 - 10:15am

    Security expert Bruce Schneier pulls out an interesting excerpt from an essay “When Security Gets in the Way” that is sparking great discussion on his Schneier on Security blog. The essay, from Don Norman’s jnd site, debates security vs. usability, and addresses design considerations for...

  • Monday, August 3, 2009 - 10:16am

    At Parkview Adventist Medical Center we're very proud of our accomplishment of being only one of a handful of hospitals that have been awarded with HIMSS Analytics Stage 6 status.Moving to an EMR format and a paperless environment requires a significant commitment from the executive team and...

  • Sunday, August 2, 2009 - 10:18am

    Congratulations to Imprivata customer Parkview Adventist Medical Center for recently earning the HIMSS Analytics Stage 6 designation! HIMSS Analytics highlights the Stage 6 award as recognition for hospitals that have made significant investments in healthcare IT and as well as implementing...

  • Monday, July 20, 2009 - 10:19am

    Another insider unauthorized access incident came across my radar just as I put the finishing touches on my most recent blog post highlighting Lesmany Nunez’s case being the latest example of a disgruntled employee breaching a network. As of today, the most current remote access security breach...

  • Thursday, July 16, 2009 - 10:20am

    I was reading the recent security breach news about Lesmany Nunez, a former IT administrator who was recently sentenced to a year and one day in federal prison for computer fraud. Mr. Nunez was an employee at Miami-based Quantum Technology Partners (QTP) and three months after his employment...

  • Monday, July 13, 2009 - 10:22am

    Late last year, California enacted a new state law to help notify patients of potential breaches of their personally identifiable health information, requiring healthcare organizations to report suspected incidents of data breaches. The initial results are in, and it’s not pretty. According to...

  • Wednesday, July 8, 2009 - 10:23am

    Back in January, I shared some of my observations on 2009 Priorities for identity management in the new economic reality people are faced with - productivity, security and manageable IT projects. This year’s economics have forced people to do more with less, manage tighter budgets and maintain...

  • Thursday, June 25, 2009 - 10:25am

    The New York Times recently published an interesting article on the rising problem of medical identity theft. When the federal government last researched the issue in 2007, more than 250,000 Americans reported that they were victims of medical identity theft. Since that last report, most experts...

  • Wednesday, June 17, 2009 - 10:26am

    Join us for an informative session on the “Do’s and Don’ts” of employee access management next Wednesday, June 24. Forrester Research’s Bill Nagel will lead the discussion on what organizations should do to improve security with strong authentication.

    In addition, the session will discuss...

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