Password Changes

It’s time to make your password changes.  And I don’t mean just your login password.  I mean ALL your passwords.  Make a list, and start changing.  You would be shocked at how many times you use the same password, and … Read More

Dear Reddit User

Dear Reddit User, it’s time to change your password.  According to the company, they recently discovered evidence of a hack that exposed all company data from the site’s launch (2005) to 2007, including user emails and account credentials. The company … Read More

Oldie But Goodie

I know I have posted this before but it really is an oldie but goodie! Medical IT Support Vs. General IT Support There is a difference between medical IT support, and “other” IT support.  We are often asked if we … Read More

Traveling Increases Data Risk

  Traveling increases data risk.  On May 14th, the Billings Clinic in Montana issued a breach notification statement, which explained that they detected unusual activity within one of its employee’s email accounts. The employee in question was traveling overseas on … Read More

2018 Security Assessment Registration

2018 Security Assessment Registration is now open!  Get on the calendar for October 2018 thru December 2018.  We are now scheduling so don’t wait! Tier3MD focuses only on the medical community.  Because of this, we perform hundreds of security risk … Read More

Cybersecurity Checklist

Do you have a cybersecurity checklist?  Do you have a cybersecurity plan?  If not, you may not be prepared for a cyber attack and will have to risk losing patient data, and having a massive breach.  The best way to … Read More

Internet Traffic

21 percent of Internet traffic is riddled with bad bots.  Bots are programs created to automate repetitive tasks, and they fall into two major categories. Good Bots and Bad Bots.  You may or may not have heard of Bots, but most web designers and … Read More

Being Prepared For a Breach

Being prepared for a data breach is half the battle. A majority of business owners from around the world (68 percent) feel that they’re better prepared to ward off a cyberattack and prevent a data breach than their competitors. This … Read More

It WILL Happen

“That will never happen to me.  It’s a risk I’m willing to take.”  Trust me… It WILL Happen to you! Small- and medium-sized businesses and medical practices are the prime target for attackers because they tend to be easier targets. They’re … Read More

Upcoming Healthcare News

Every once in a while, I like to share upcoming healthcare news.  As we know, healthcare is changing constantly and keeping up with all of the rules and regulations could be challenging.  Below is information that was released by Medicare, … Read More