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The Watch Commander’s Log: Hacking Awareness & Alternate Data Streams (ADS)
The Watch Commander’s Log: Hacking Awareness & Alternate Data Streams (ADS)
This post highlights some of the common technology that bad actors may use against systems to orchestrate attacks.
The Watch Commander’s Log: New Email from Evil Corp
The Watch Commander’s Log: New Email from Evil Corp
Last year’s notorious malware masterminds are at it again.
Key Takeaways from Verizon’s 2020 Data Breach Investigation Report
Key Takeaways from Verizon’s 2020 Data Breach Investigation Report
Agio Healthcare's Managing Director of Cybersecurity offers his take on this year’s report.
The Hidden ROI of HITRUST Certification
The Hidden ROI of HITRUST Certification
Pursuing a HITRUST certification might free up key resources to accelerate your business.
4 Reasons Why You Need a HITRUST Partner Now
4 Reasons Why You Need a HITRUST Partner Now
Discover why our clients are finding value in our HITRUST Advisory Partnership now more than ever.
Why Your HITRUST Certification is More Important Than Ever
Why Your HITRUST Certification is More Important Than Ever
When it comes to security and compliance, HITRUST certification is the gold standard.
The Watch Commander’s Log: Mr. Cisco’s Advanced Phishing Attempt
The Watch Commander’s Log: Mr. Cisco’s Advanced Phishing Attempt
Inside the investigation of two advanced phishing attempts aimed at our clients in a single week.
The Watch Commander’s Log: The Rise of IoT Botnet Attacks
The Watch Commander’s Log: The Rise of IoT Botnet Attacks
Attack surface increases daily as new devices with lax security are added to networks at home and in businesses environments.
How to Spot Indicators of Compromise While Working from Home
How to Spot Indicators of Compromise While Working from Home
The sooner you can discover malicious activities, the easier it is to minimize damage or loss.
5 Actions to Take Ahead of CCPA Enforcement
5 Actions to Take Ahead of CCPA Enforcement
Enforcement by the California Attorney General’s Office for the California Consumer Privacy Act begins July 1.
Your Workforce is Returning to the Office – Now What?
Your Workforce is Returning to the Office – Now What?
Agio Healthcare's engineers weigh in with cybersecurity recommendations to consider in preparation for your organization's return to the office.
The Watch Commander’s Log: Adapting to Meet Phishing Challenges
The Watch Commander’s Log: Adapting to Meet Phishing Challenges
We examine how the crossover error rate (CER) can be applied when detecting spam and phishing.
Telehealth & COVID-19: The New Reality
Telehealth & COVID-19: The New Reality
ERs are in critical condition—too many patients and not enough beds. Given the seriousness of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) is allowing providers to use their…
Healthcare’s Ransomware Exposure in the Time of COVID-19
Healthcare’s Ransomware Exposure in the Time of COVID-19
Ransomware has been an ongoing threat to healthcare entities for years.1 Once impacted by this form of attack, entities ranging in size from large hospitals to small physician practices…
Agio’s 10-Year Anniversary: Letter from CEO, Bart McDonough
Agio’s 10-Year Anniversary: Letter from CEO, Bart McDonough
Ten years ago today, I was fortunate enough to have an opportunity to turn an idea into a strategy, coupled with a culture, which resulted in Agio. With an established culture, more than 275 employees and…