CI Security Releases 2020 H1 U.S. Healthcare Data Breach Report

Healthcare Cybersecurity Firm Unveils Decline in Reported Healthcare Cyberattacks to Department of Health & Human Services, Expects Surge in H2 Seattle, WA — CI Security®, the mission-driven provider of Critical Insight Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services for critical systems and organizations, today announced the release of the 2020 H1 Healthcare Data Breach Report, which analyzes trends... read more

CI Security Announces Strategic Partnerships to Integrate Medical IoT Device Visibility and Intelligence with MDR

Managed Detection and Response Provider to Deliver Comprehensive Solution for Organizations to Manage Security Risks for Connected Medical Devices June 30, 2020 12:18 PM Eastern Daylight Time SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CI Security®, a leading provider of Managed Detection and Response (MDR) services for healthcare organizations and critical infrastructure, announced today a set of unique partnership integrations with... read more

CI Security Announces Strategic Agreement with SYNNEX Corporation to Expand Channel Program

Managed Detection and Response Provider Signs Distribution Deal with SYNNEX SEATTLE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CI Security®, a Managed Detection and Response (MDR) and Professional Services provider specializing in protecting the networks of essential organizations and critical infrastructure, today announced a strategic agreement with SYNNEX Corporation, a leading business process services company in the Americas and Japan. CI Security, an... read more

Four Tasks that Might Save You from Cybersecurity Landmines In The “New-Normal”

The optimist in me wanted to believe the stories I read a few weeks ago: several hacker organizations had pledged to lay off healthcare after the pandemic started, but the pessimist cyber-guy in me was extremely doubtful, it turned out, for good reason. When I look at the Health & Human Services “Wall of Shame” – it’s pretty easy to see why the pessimist-me... read more

Clearwater Provides Complimentary Teleworking Systems Discovery and Analysis to Help Healthcare Organizations Strengthen Remote Workforce Security

A Customizable Survey Tool and Related Consulting Services to Discover, Analyze, and Integrate Administrative Functions of New Applications, Systems, Services and Devices NASHVILLE, TN (March 31, 2020) – To aid information security teams in managing the rapid transition to a remote workforce resulting from the COVID-19 outbreak, Clearwater is providing its customers and other healthcare providers... read more

Clearwater’s IRM|Analysis™ Software Helps Healthcare Organizations Assess and Respond to New Cyber Risks Driven by Remote Workforce

Purpose-Built Software Provides Means for Information Security Teams to Quickly Identify Vulnerabilities Present in a Work-From-Home Environment NASHVILLE, TN (March 23, 2020) – As cyberattacks surge during the COVID-19 crisis and information security teams at healthcare providers and their vendors work to manage new vulnerabilities and threats borne from the rapid transition to a remote workforce, Clearwater’s... read more

CynergisTek Expands Managed Services Footprint in World-Renowned University System

Leading Cybersecurity Firm Experiences Strong Demand for CAPP and Medical Device Security Services March 27, 2020 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CynergisTek, (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in information security, privacy, and compliance, today announced it expanded its relationship with one of the world’s leading public research university systems. The agreement expands CynergisTek’s... read more

CynergisTek’s Seasoned Privacy Investigators Leverage Artificial Intelligence for the Detection of Snooping Related to the Coronavirus

User Behavior Analytics and Artificial Intelligence in Firm’s Privacy Operations Center Identify Snooping Related to the Coronavirus Austin, TX, March 13, 2020 — CynergisTek, (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, has updated its Patient Privacy Monitoring Services (PPMS) to support the proactive identification of insider snooping related to cases of the coronavirus/COVID-19,... read more

CynergisTek Experiences Market Demand for Managed Security Services

Clients Move to Shore Up Defenses in Uncertain Times March 16, 2020 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that one of its clients has expanded its partnership with a multi-year engagement for Managed Security Services (MSS), as well as Cybersecurity... read more


Yardley, PA, March 3, 2020– Intraprise Health, one of HITRUST’s longest tenured external assessors and a leading provider of highly rated, healthcare-specific cybersecurity services, today announced that Ryan Patrick, Senior Vice President of Security Products, and Melissa Hawkins, Information Security Team Lead, have again been named as members of the 2020 HITRUST External Assessor Council.... read more

CynergisTek Appoints Three New Board Members

Firm Expands Expertise in Security, Healthcare, Public Company, Business Development, and C-Suite Leadership   AUSTIN, Texas– CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that it has appointed three new individuals to the CynergisTek board of directors: Dana Sellers, a pioneer in electronic health record strategy and healthcare information technology... read more

Sensato is Awarded Premier Inc. Group Purchasing Agreement for Cybersecurity Software and Solutions

February 18, 2020 02:02 PM Eastern Standard Time RED BANK, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sensato Cybersecurity Solutions (“Sensato”), has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for Cybersecurity with Premier. Effective December 1, 2019, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for Cybersecurity Software and Solutions.... read more

Clearwater Continues Advancing Purpose-Built Software to Help Healthcare Organizations Respond Effectively to Mounting Cyber Risk

New Risk Response Optimizer Joins Patented Component Expert System Among Innovations Offered in IRM|Analysis™ NASHVILLE, TN (Jan. 14, 2020) – Clearwater today announced the addition of Risk Response Optimizer to the latest release of IRM|Analysis™, the Enterprise Cyber Risk Management Software (ECRMS) product specifically designed to help healthcare organizations identify, prioritize, and respond to risks... read more

InterSystems and Virtusa Corporation Partner to Enhance Patient Data Integration Capabilities

Collaboration to create advanced platform for healthcare data management, research and analytics  CAMBRIDGE, Mass., November 18, 2019 – InterSystems, a global leader in information technology platforms for health, business, and government applications, today announced that it is partnering with Virtusa Corporation, a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services and solutions, to... read more

CynergisTek’s Privacy Operations Center Scales With a Multi-Year Partnership Between CynergisTek and a Top 5 U.S. Health System User Behavior Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, and Seasoned Investigators Monitor the Privacy of Healthcare Records in CynergisTek’s Privacy Operations Center

AUSTIN, Texas–CynergisTek (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that one of the nation’s largest health systems will expand its Patient Privacy Monitoring Services (PPMS) across the enterprise after completing a successful pilot at five facilities. At a time when Electronic Protected Health Information (ePHI) is being leveraged and used... read more

CynergisTek CEO Emeritus Mac McMillan Honored with CHIME Foundation Industry Leader Award

Cybersecurity Veteran Recognized for Exemplary Leadership and Commitment to Healthcare IT Industry Austin, TX, November 5, 2019— CynergisTek, Inc. (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that founder and CEO Emeritus Mac McMillan has been named the recipient of the 2019 College of Healthcare Information Management Executives (CHIME) Foundation Industry... read more

CynergisTek, Inc. Acquires Backbone Consultants to Bolster its Market Position as a Leader in Cybersecurity, Compliance, and Data Privacy

Acquisition Adds Security, IT Audit, and Data Privacy Capabilities to its Growing Managed Professional Service Offerings   Austin, TX — November 1, 2019 – CynergisTek, Inc., (NYSE AMERICAN: CTEK), a leader in cybersecurity, privacy, and compliance, today announced that it has acquired Backbone Enterprises, Inc. DBA Backbone Consultants, an industry leader in IT risk advisory services.... read more