Healthcare is one of the fastest growing industries and has become a major target of hackers. This industry sector accumulates tremendous amounts of data. Much of that data, including payment card numbers, healthcare information, social security numbers, and other personally dentifiable information such as patient's name, address, e-mail address, and birth date, is highly confidential. The industry´s need to provide more services and improve efficiency result in increased pressure on IT security infrastructure.
Healthcare Security and Compliance Landscape
Healthcare organizations must also comply with government and industry standards such as JCAHO, HIPAA, HITECH, and PCI, and protect sensitive constituent data. These legal and regulatory requirements result in complex risks that are increasingly more pronounced as nstitutions lead-out with technology enablers such as electronic heath records (EHR), online healthcare plan enrollment systems, mobile connectivity, e-prescription kiosks, and online procurement. The threat landscape has rapidly changed with hackers who activity target this sensitive information that is often sold to the highest bidder. Potential losses as a result of a breach are significant. In addition to regulatory fines, lawsuits, and notification costs one of organizations' most valuable assets, their reputation, may also be severely affected.
This sector is no stranger to regulations but today's challenges have heightened the importance of effective IT security to continue to provide much needed services. Entities of all sizes need not only tough security but also the ability to validate compliance to a broad audience of stakeholders. Our experience with education and not-for-profit entities enables TrustNet to create customized security and compliance solutions to meet the needs of your entity. TrustNet has industry experts with deep understanding of the unique challenges of education and not-for-profit entities. This experience enables TrustNet to help organizations in this sector to mitigate these risks and provide the most effective and efficient security and compliance solutions.
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How TrustNet Helps Healthcare Organizations
The iTrust security management platform protects computer networks from unauthorized use and malicious attacks from both internal and external sources. iTrust continuously and proactively monitors all network access points enabling IT management to rapidly identify security issues and eliminate network vulnerabilities before they can be exploited. The system provides transparent, unobtrusive, continuous, surveillance, interception, and response to security threats. The cloud and appliance based security-as-a-service is designed for organizations with limited in-house security resources who face the same type of threats as large enterprises. The iTrust security management platform is delivered as an on-demand Web service and fulfills both security and compliance objectives significantly more cost-effectively than traditional enterprise software and hardware.
- Intrusion Detection - TrustShield
- Internal Vulnerability Management - iScan
- External Vulnerability Management - xScan
- Wireless Intrusion Detection - AirTrust
- Log Management - TrustAgent
- File Integrity Monitoring - TrustAgent
- Web Application Scanning - WebTrust
- Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
- HIPAA and HITECH
- Incident Response