Sophos, the renowned security firm, recently reported in its survey of data encryption: “The Sophos survey of IT decision makers in six countries reveals that there are some misconceptions about encryption, and some disconnects between what companies say they are concerned about – and what they’re doing about it.” The article does not talk about misconceptions, but […]
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About Harmanjit Kapoor
Harmanjit S Kapoor serves as the Vice President of Information Security and Infrastructure at hCentive. An alumnus of Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, he has more than 20 years of experience in IT and information systems. He has earlier worked for Amazon.com and the D E Shaw group. He is deeply interested in computer security and in the way information technology shapes human behavior.
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A hacking incident (or rather, a five year long breach) at Community Health Systems, disclosed in August 2014, is supposed to have resulted in the leakage of 4.5 million health records. Why on earth, one might be excused for asking, would someone steal health records? Privacy Let us first clarify the simpler matter that medical […]