Each organization has itheir unique way of defining what it means to enable mobile devices in the aide of providing improved patient care. The technology solutions can range from creating or leveraging clinical applications that reside on the mobile devices, to virtualizing workflows or just allowing mobile access to the applications and web-enabled services. The most important consideration is how you would secure the critical workflows and data, regardless of how or what types of devices are being utilized.
McAfee’s broad spectrum of security solutions and Security Connected framework enable strong controls and risk management for all types of IT supporting healthcare organizations. Through the network connection points and to the server and virtualization infrastructure supporting the applications and clinical workflows, McAfee provides end-to-end and optimized management regardless of your mobile device strategy and deployment.
McAfee Enterprise Security Manager provides the speed and rich context required to identify critical threats, respond quickly, and easily address compliance requirements. Continuous global threat and enterprise risk feeds deliver adaptive and autonomous risk management, allowing remediation of threats and compliance reporting in minutes instead of hours.
McAfee Network Security Platform is the industry’s leading next-generation network intrusion prevention system. It protects network-connected devices against advanced, targeted attacks through a combination of sophisticated defenses, including full stack inspection, protocol anomaly detection, advanced behavior analytics, and reputation-based analysis. It delivers integrated visibility and control of over 1,100 network-based applications. It provides hypervisor-aware Intrusion prevention, supports live migration of virtual machines, and scales up to 80 Gbps to meet the performance needs of the world’s most demanding networks.
McAfee Management for Optimized Virtual Environments (MOVE) AntiVirus optimizes McAfee virus protection for virtual desktops and servers without compromising performance or security, helping you realize operational returns and more effective security management.
McAfee Server Security Suite Advanced is the industry’s first server security solution that safeguards your critical servers from complex threats while preserving uptime and availability.
McAfee Vulnerability Manager finds and prioritizes security vulnerabilities and policy violations on your network. It balances asset criticality with vulnerability severity, enabling you to focus protection on your most important assets.
Learn how the Security Connected framework from McAfee works within the resource constraints and the special business requirements of healthcare providers to deliver threat protection, operational efficiencies, and sustainable compliance.
McAfee and FairWarning have teamed to deliver a comprehensive electronic health record (EHR) —privacy monitoring and security solution specialized for this industry. The integrated platform combines FairWarning's market-leading clinical application privacy monitoring capabilities with award-winning McAfee network and system infrastructure security information and event management (SIEM) solution.
This paper outlines the key challenges faced in the U.S. healthcare sector and describes some of the initiatives underway to overcome them.
I’m at the 2013 mHealth Summit and made a few observations about this growing industry and security. First some highlights from the conference, in the U.S. 5% of the population is chronically ill, 15% are ill and rest of the 80% are in reasonably good health. There were plenty of exhibitors and sessions around mobile […]
Malicious cyber activity costs the US economy as much as $100 billion dollars each year—that translates to half a million jobs, three times the number of jobs created by the US economy in August 2013. These are the numbers calculated in a report done by the Center for Strategic Internet Studies and sponsored by McAfee. […]
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Phishing scams are one of the oldest swindles, having been around for nearly 15 years. They come in many forms: suspicious phone calls, postal mail and email. Intended to obtain confidential information from their recipients, these emails typically direct naïve victims to fraudulent websites, disguised to appear legitimate, if not almost identical to the real […]
The FDA recently released a new warning regarding medical devices, malware and cyber-security. The recommendations are sound and reflect progress since the release of the United States Government Accountability Office report on Medical Devices citing a need for expanding information security. Any implantable medical device has a planned lifespan for ten years because undergoing major surgery more […]
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Nothing is as frustrating as when something goes wrong, especially when you have time constraints. NIST has just released Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4: Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations where a few notable items have been added to increase the confidence that security, practices, procedures and architectures of information systems […]