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California Consumer Privacy Act: What is It and How to comply?

California Consumer Privacy Act: What is It and How to comply?

The California Consumer Privacy Act is effective on January 1st, 2020. This means that, in a little less than two months, California will be the first state to introduce a clear-cut and precisely defined privacy law. Intended to enhance privacy rights and consumer protection for the residents of the state of California, the CCPA takes a broad view of what constitutes private data.

What is Phishing? Types and Prevention | Hideez

What is Phishing? Types and Prevention | Hideez

Phishing is an old and tested cyber-security attack that, to this day, remains #1 cause of data breaches worldwide. Anyone can fall victim to a phishing attack, so it's essential to know how to recognize one.

What is Multifactor Authentication? Advantages and Limitations | Hideez

What is Multifactor Authentication? Advantages and Limitations | Hideez

In the world where people seem to remember only passwords like "qwerty", "Abc123!" and "123456789", there should be a way to protect their accounts. Luckily, there is an MFA. Available in many forms, it allows making even the worst of passwords more secure.

What is Identity and Access Management? Advantages and Disadvantages | Hideez

What is Identity and Access Management? Advantages and Disadvantages | Hideez
IAM helps companies ensure secure access of the right individuals to the technical and information resources in the right context. IAM technology sets up the framework for managing digital identities of employees and/or customers.

Who needs to comply with HIPAA? Advantages and Limitations| Hideez

Who needs to comply with HIPAA? Advantages and Limitations| Hideez

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) was developed as an industry standard to ensure strong protection of personal healthcare information (PHI). Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regulates HIPAA compliance, and the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) enforces it.

If you have ever asked yourself, Do I need to be HIPAA compliant? —  you will find the answer below.

Data Privacy & Security in Healthcare. Who needs to comply with HIPAA?

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The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) is one of the key documents for every CISO working in healthcare. Written over 20 years ago, long before smartphones, WiFI or Google were invented, it still regulates healthcare information security in the industry. Learn how it is applied nowadays to ensure secure medical care.

Authentication requirements in NIST Cybersecurity Framework Smart Grid Profile for Improving Critical Infrastructure

Authentication requirements in NIST Cybersecurity Framework Smart Grid Profile for Improving Critical Infrastructure
The U.S. electric power grid is modernizing through “smart” technologies. These changes bring a lot of benefits, but also a lot of potential cybers...

Hideez is a SAML 2.0 Identity Provider

Hideez is a SAML 2.0 Identity Provider
Hideez SAML Identity Provider complements the Hideez Enterprise Server with new capabilities. The IdP uses HES identity store enabling authentication and providing federation for service providers which support SAML 2.0 Web Browser SSO Profile.

May the 4th Be With Your Cybersecurity

May the 4th Be With Your Cybersecurity
Get cybersecurity tips in a new Star Wars trilogy themed post and learn how to protect yourself against cyber crime. Heroes from a galaxy far, far away share their best advice for using strong passwords, keeping software up to date and more.

The Evolution of Wearables

The Evolution of Wearables
Several hundred thousand years ago, early humans learned to carry sticks around to protect itself and its family from predators and rivals. Later,...

Hideez Last Mile Authentication Solution Now Available on the CyberArk Marketplace

Hideez Last Mile Authentication Solution Now Available on the CyberArk Marketplace
Hideez is excited to announce the availability of a Hideez Key integration with CyberArk that provides an added layer of hardware protection on th...

Multi-factor Authentication: Why is a Separate Wearable Device Better Than Your Smartphone?

Multi-factor Authentication: Why is a Separate Wearable Device Better Than Your Smartphone?
In the United States, about 19% of the adult population has experienced identity theft. Over 60 million Americans have had their online identity e...