Episode 59: Know The Rules! Phishing

How To Spot Phishing In this week’s “Know The Rules!,” I present different methods Covered Entities (CEs) and Business Associates (BAs) can use to detect and avoid phishing attacks. Spam & Phishing on Social Networks Spam, phishing and other scams aren’t limited to just email. They’re also prevalent on social networking sites, like Facebook, WhatsApp, […]

Audit Controls

Episode 57: Know The Rules! Audit Controls

Understanding the Importance of Audit Controls The HIPAA Security Rule provision on Audit Controls (45 C.F.R. § 164.312(b)) requires Covered Entities (CEs) and Business Associates (BAs) to apply hardware, software, and/or procedural mechanisms that record and examine activity within information systems that contain or use electronic protected health information (ePHI). Audit controls produce audit reports […]