IT Security Spending to Reach $96 Billion in 2018

IT Security Spending to Reach $96 Billion in 2018

Worldwide IT security spending is expected to climb 8% next year to $96.3 billion, fueled by investments in identity access management and security services – two areas on tap to rise faster than the overall spending growth rate, according to a Gartner report released this week.

Insider Allegedly Steals Mental Health Data of 28,000 Patients

Insider Allegedly Steals Mental Health Data of 28,000 Patients

The alleged theft of mental health information on more than 28,000 patients in Texas, which went undetected for well over a year, is yet another reminder of the substantial risks that terminated employees can pose as well as the need to take extra steps to protect the most sensitive patient information.