PSA: Just Use Two Factor Authentication

By:
Don Wickelgren
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April 1, 2022
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Security & Tech
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In the end, we’re all going to be forced to use it.

Just Say No to USB Storage

By:
Don Wickelgren
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January 13, 2022
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Security & Tech
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Whether they come out of a package from a factory or a well-known company...

The Best Laid (Security) Plans

By:
Don Wickelgren
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October 1, 2021
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Security & Tech
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Getting the job done is always the priority. How do you set up people working from home without them ditching the main structure you rely on for security. Many places I worked had a silo for security with no mind to productivity. I am guilty of past transgressions in the name of delivery.

Why Texting Authentication Is Not Secure

By:
Don Wickelgren
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September 23, 2021
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Security & Tech
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Texting a code to access your bank account or any other you want secured has been hacked for years.

How to Evaluate Privacy

By:
Don Wickelgren
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July 14, 2021
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Security & Tech
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Privacy policy is what you see on that long legal document you click when you begin using some service...

Small Practice Can Improve Security

By:
Don Wickelgren
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June 28, 2021
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Security & Tech
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There is a lesson when looking at all the public security beaches. The biggest problems are lax processes. Big companies have them all the time. The security company talks about what a larger org can do but many of these have parallels for small practices.

PDFs Are Threatening

By:
Don Wickelgren
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June 20, 2021
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Security & Tech
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Small Practice Security

By:
Don Wickelgren
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May 29, 2021
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Security & Tech
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This is a terrific up-to-date article on maybe the biggest threat to small and medium practices. Ransomware is the bane of healthcare.

No, SMS 2 Factor Authentication Is Not Safe

By:
Don Wickelgren
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May 8, 2021
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Security & Tech
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Years ago I stopped using SMS for authentication but banks are a moribund lot.

The Dangers of Shortcuts

By:
Don Wickelgren
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May 7, 2021
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Security & Tech
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This is a real danger of outsourcing. Asia in general is rampant with pirated software even within large established companies.

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