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Security and Compliance

Expedient's Support for GDPR Compliance

Jonathan Rosenson
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The European Union’s (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) became effective May 25, 2018, and with it came a flurry of privacy policy notification updates from websites, other digital publishers, and more, all of whom are tasked with ensuring that any sensitive user data collected on EU residents – even as a sub-processor – is handled and processed according to...

Product Overview - Expedient Advanced Threat Prevention

Expedient
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Expedient’s Advanced Threat Prevention (ATP) uses state-of- the-art machine learning to continuously scan web and email files for evasive malware to quickly detect and prevent cyber attacks. Real-time matching against known malware is coupled with advanced dynamic analysis to execute suspicious files in a secure test environment to validate behavior.

Healthcare's Requirements for a Cloud Services Provider

Jonathan Rosenson
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The Healthcare Industry’s Requirements for a Cloud Service Provider While data security and availability is imperative for any organization, it is especially true for those in the healthcare industry, whose access to personally identifiable information (PII) such as birth dates and social security numbers requires strong data security measures – and can present security concerns and complexities as these...

Expedient Announces Availability of Updated Service Organization Control Reports, Now Including HITRUST CSF

Expedient
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Pittsburgh, PA (January 8, 2018) – Expedient, a cloud computing and data center infrastructure as a service provider (IaaS), announced today that it has published updated service organization control (SOC) reports that include controls pursuant to the Health Information Trust (HITRUST) Alliance Common Security Framework (CSF). The HITRUST Alliance maintains a collaboration with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants...

DDoS mitigation a focus of recent 451 Research analysis at 2017 RSA conference

Jonathan Rosenson
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DDoS Mitigation DDoS mitigation a focus of recent 451 Research analysis at 2017 RSA conference A March 2017 report published by 451 Research found that distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks evolved in 2016, requiring security vendors addressing such threats to take proactive measures to increase their capabilities and capacities. The research cites Arbor Networks, an industry leading...