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Strateq Health and Armor Focus on Optimizing Operations for Rural Hospitals

April 10, 2019

Dallas – ArmorTM, a leading global cloud security provider, will join cloud-based EHR, Strateq Health, today at the Texas Organization of Rural Community Hospitals (TORCH) conference to showcase and discuss delivering affordable, easy-to-use, secure solutions designed for rural and smaller community hospitals. Strateq Health will exhibit its native-cloud, software-as-a-service Electronic Health Records (EHR) and Hospital Information […]

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Achieving Security + Compliance in a Healthcare World

Maintaining HIPAA compliance is essential to the cybersecurity of healthcare data and IT. HIPAA’s standards act as a baseline for a security program to meet the most minimal protections against ransomware and other cyber threats. Yet, most healthcare organizations are unsure if their existing program is both completely compliant and optimally secure.

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Cloud Security: The Honeypot Project

Armor conducted a honeypot experiment to observe what the threat landscape can be like for small and midsized businesses. Learn more about our findings in our Honeypot report.

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Visualize Health Selects Armor to Provide Advanced Cyber Security for Mission Critical AWS Workloads

December 19, 2017

DALLAS – Dec. 19, 2017 – Over 5 million healthcare records have been exposed through data breaches in 2017[1], ranking the industry second on a growing list of targets. Visualize Health, LLC, a healthcare analytics company, announced today that they have selected Armor, a cloud security service provider, to ensure the safety of patient information […]

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Armor and Cloudticity Partner to Deliver Security Solutions for Healthcare Providers with Public Cloud Workloads

November 27, 2017

DALLAS – Nov. 27, 2017 – With 325 reported breaches in 2017, the healthcare industry has once again proven to be a top target for threat actors.[1] Armor, a cloud security service provider, has announced today it will partner with Cloudticity, a next-gen managed services provider for the medical and healthcare industry, to deliver additional […]

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MyVitalz™ Strengthens Cloud Posture with Armor Managed Security Solution

October 25, 2017

Solution improvements streamline functionality and management   DALLAS – Oct. 25, 2017 – Armor has announced that it has further strengthened cloud security for MyVitalz™, a cloud-based in-home medical monitoring solution provider that improves care and reduces costs. A customer since 2013, MyVitalz is now transitioning to the latest version of Armor’s dynamic security solution […]

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Two become one – IT security best practice in healthcare consolidations

Becker's Hospital | October 13, 2017

The healthcare industry is experiencing a rapid increase in acquisitions, often resulting in the overlapping of several disparate systems that quickly become a security risk. Armor CISO Kurt Hagerman discusses what needs to be done during the consolidation process that will keep security top of mind. 

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Myth busted: Firewalls and security software help, but they aren’t all you need

Healthcare IT News | September 26, 2017

Hospitals often put too much weight on the latest technology solution, but these “shiny objects” are still being breached. “The issue is that the security market is broken — and not just the security startups,” said Kurt Hagerman, chief information security firm for Armor. “All of the solutions get over-marketed as the silver bullet, as able to protect and keep the bad guys at bay.” Learn more in Healthcare IT News’ latest article. 

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Meet the virtual CISO, the security expert plugging hospital staffing holes

Healthcare IT News | June 26, 2017

As cyberthreats increase, the emerging role helps hospitals fill in key security roles to bolster policies and provide necessary experience. Armor CISO Kurt Hagerman discusses this with Healthcare IT News reporter Jessica Davis. “The virtual CISO can put a security program in place to educate and train the workforce to make sure these priorities are in place,” Hagerman said. 

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Threat Intelligence Brief – June 2017

TECH TALK Minimizing damage from the next WannaCry The recent use of the Shadow Brokers’ leaked tools in recent malware campaigns ( Wannacry /Adylkuzz Botnet/EternalRocks) has highlighted a dirty little secret in the IT world: The continued reliance on unsupported, past end-of-life or unpatchable servers. These legacy systems create easily exploited holes in a corporate […]

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