Hackers breached a HealthCare.gov test server, reportedly affecting no records, but the repercussions could spread across many medical organizations.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 9/6/201418 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Hillary Clinton explained how she sees technology fitting into the recovering US economy, at Nexenta OpenSDx conference. Here are nine things we learned.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 9/2/201414 comments | Read | Post a Comment
State health information exchanges could eventually pool patient data into a vast national database, but privacy advocates have significant concerns.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/26/201453 comments | Read | Post a Comment
As recent hacks show, keeping a healthcare organization safe from security threats takes planning, technical expertise, and business knowledge. Has your team taken these 10 steps? By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/26/201413 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Technology allows researchers to discover newborns' genetic secrets, but the long-term repercussions worry some parents and privacy advocates.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/25/201416 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Hackers who broke into network hospital group Community Health Systems stole non-medical customer data including credit cards, says new report.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/18/20146 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Free electronic health record software provider says its cloud system is up again after two days of outages that affected up to one-third of its clients.By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/15/20147 comments | Read | Post a Comment
In response to customer concerns, Microsoft won't start blocking ActiveX controls in IE until September.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/13/20142 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Microsoft will fix two critical bugs on Patch Tuesday -- but not for Windows 8.1 users who haven't installed the Windows 8.1 Update. By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/11/20140 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Trying to teach healthcare professionals security technologies is a risky idea. It's far easier to teach healthcare to security experts.By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 8/6/20141 Comment | Read | Post a Comment
BlackBerry is finally ready to resume growth, says CEO Chen -- but first the company must overcome its crumbling device business.By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/5/201422 comments | Read | Post a Comment
Healthcare Data Breaches Cost More Than You ThinkHealthcare providers just don't get it. They refuse to see the need to fully secure their protected health information from unauthorized users -- and from authorized users who abuse their access privileges. As a result, they don't allocate enough budgetary resources for securing medical data.
IT Salary Survey 2014IT pros are feeling optimistic again about their careers. Raises are up, and median total compensation hit $92,000 for staffers and $120,000 for managers in 2014, according to InformationWeek's annual survey.