March 26th, 2019

How Secure Is Your Email Provider?

Most people don’t put a lot of thought into the security of their email. As long as it sends and receives messages without overloading them with spam, it seems to be enough, right? Well, that depends on what you use your email for. If you only use it for reading chain letters from your aunt […]

March 19th, 2019

Huawei and the 5G Battle

If you’ve been following tech news in the last year or so, you may have heard Huawei’s name pop up again and again, almost always in a negative way. The Chinese tech giant is involved in infrastructure and the production of consumer devices, and over the past few years it has made a massive push […]

March 14th, 2019

It’s Tax Season – Watch Out or You’ll Be Paying More than Just Taxes

The season is upon us. It’s definitely not Christmas, and there are very few people who would claim that the lead-up to April’s cutoff date is their favorite time of the year. If you thought that paying your dues to the IRS was already enough to worry about, get ready for some bad news: It’s […]

March 7th, 2019

What is Willful Neglect Under HIPAA?

HIPAA, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, spells out rules and regulations for the privacy and protection of individually identifiable health information. The HIPAA Privacy Rule and the HIPAA Security Rule establish standards related to the implementation of physical, administrative, and technical safeguards to ensure that PHI or Protected Health Information is […]

March 5th, 2019

Secure Texting: Communication’s Unicorn

Does secure texting exist, or is it as elusive as a clear photo of bigfoot? To answer that question, we have to take a look at the main SMS (short message service) protocols. The majority of the world’s texting is done using either the Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM), High Speed Packet Access (HSPA) […]