Roundup: Fraud Crackdown; Gov't Sensitive Info at RiskAudio Report: ISMG Editors Analyze Cybersecurity Developments
In this edition of the ISMG Security Report, HealthcareInfoSecurity Executive Editor Marianne Kolbasuk McGee explains the steps the U.S. federal government took to nab 301 individuals - including physicians, pharmacists and nurses - for Medicare and Medicaid fraud.
You'll also hear (click on player beneath image to listen):
- Gregory Wilshusen, Government Accountability Office information security issues director, discuss a new GAO report that faults four federal agencies for not taking proper steps secure highly sensitive data;
- DataBreachToday Executive Editor Mathew J. Schwartz explain how a British national allegedly hacked into the brokerage accounts of American investors to profit from a stock scheme; and
- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry compare today's privacy rights to those that existed in the 1990s.
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