ransomware

How to manage disaster recovery with data backups
How to manage disaster recovery with data backupsA data breach in the dental practice can be catastrophic—unless your files and systems are backed up correctly.
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backups
Aspida Recovery and the cruciality of data backupsHaving a backup system like Aspida Recovery can be critical in saving your practice in the event of a disaster.
8 steps for a successful HIPAA compliance plan
8 steps for a successful HIPAA compliance planFollowing these eight steps can help ensure your dental practice is HIPAA compliant.
The importance of security in dentistry
The importance of security in dentistryThe threats are changing, making security all the more important in the dental practice.
9 things you need to know about ransomeware
9 things you need to know about ransomewareRansomware, or cryptoviruses, are a type of computer virus that infect your computers and lock your critical data files. The following is a short FAQ about these viruses and why you need to worry.
4 things you need to know about the dangers of ransomware
4 things you need to know about the dangers of ransomwareThink you can't be a victim of a ransomware attack? Think again. Underestimating the dangers of ransomeware could have big consequences.
How to protect your dental EHRs from cyber attacks
How to protect your dental EHRs from cyber attacksDentists are switching over to EHRs, but recent patient database hacks have many practitioners worried about the security of electronic systems. So, how can dentists protect their EHR patient data?
Dental practices targeted by cyber ransom attacks
Dental practices targeted by cyber ransom attacks

Electronic records can protect patient files from office catastrophes such as fire or natural disasters, but storing your patient database electronically poses other dangers. In a story that is becoming all too familiar, a Minnesota dentist learned this the hard way after his patient data was held hostage by computer hackers.