Tag Archives: risk

Migrating Your Legacy Firewall to a Next Generation Firewall

Every organization today needs a multi-layer security strategy to protect its enterprise from the multitude of cyber security threats that exist today;  While one cannot underestimate the importance of an email security gateway, web filtering solution, or endpoint protection system, there is no question as to the prominence of an enterprise firewall.

VULNERABILITY N+1

VULNERABILITY N+1. AUTHOR: Terry Kurzynski, CISSP, CISA, PCI QSA, ISO 27001 AUDITOR As Americans, we love lists.  That fact is self-evident when browsing our favorite blog sites, as many blogs start out with catchy headlines like, “The Top 5 ______ (fill in the blank).”  The love of lists is rooted deeply in our culture. We loved the […]

WHAT IS HIPAA?

HALOCK is deep in the regulatory compliance and security field, so we sometimes take for granted that words common to us, like “HIPAA,” are still not clearly understood. So let’s take a moment to lay out the basics of HIPAA. For deeper coverage into the HIPAA Security Rule, take the “master class” here.