Colin J. Zick

Colin J. Zick

Foley Hoag LLP

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What is reasonable? The emerging legalities of cybersecurity post-Wyndham

This month’s edition of the Advanced Cyber Security Center’s newletter includes my discussion of lessons to be learned from the Wyndham decision: Historically, security was an issue reserved in a back room for the IT...more

10/1/2015 - Cyber Attacks Cyber Threats Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Collection Data Privacy Data Protection Data Security FTC FTC v Wyndham Hackers Identity Theft Personally Identifiable Information Privacy Policy SEC Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices

HIPAA Compliant Technology and the Importance of Encryption

We welcome this guest blog by Gene Fry, Compliance Officer, Scrypt, Inc. The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) sets the standard for protecting sensitive patient data. This means that any...more

2/24/2015 - Business Associates Covered Entities Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection Electronic Medical Records Electronically Stored Information Encryption HIPAA HITECH PHI

Both Sides Now: Cloud Security and Privacy Enter the Modern Era with ISO 27018

Until recently, many cloud users felt like Joni Mitchell in her classic song, “Both Sides Now.” No matter how you looked at clouds, you never really understood them, how they worked, or what happened inside them. Cloud...more

12/15/2014 - Cloud Computing Cloud-Based Services Data Protection Data Storage Providers

FDA Flunks Data Security Exam

Last week, the HHS Office of Inspector General released a damning report on FDA’s data security: “The objective of this review was to determine whether the FDA’s network and external Web applications were vulnerable to...more

10/28/2014 - Cyber Attacks Cybersecurity Data Protection FDA OIG

Data Breach Prevention and Response: Avoiding Potential Pitfalls and Implementing Best Practices to Protect Your Company

In This Presentation: - Overview of data breach landscape - Data breach response ..Technical best practices ..Legal best practices - Data breach prevention ..Technical best practices ..Legal best...more

10/27/2014 - Best Management Practices Data Breach Data Protection Risk Assessment Risk Management

FCC Enters the Data Security Enforcement Field with $10 Million Fine on Telecoms

In a first for the FCC, it announced on October 24 that it intends to fine two telecom companies $10 million for data security violations...more

10/27/2014 - Corporate Fines Data Protection FCC Personally Identifiable Information Telecommunications

Key Elements of the New “Omnibus” HIPAA Privacy and Security Regulations

On January 18, 2013, nearly four years after the passage of the HITECH Act and its amendments to HIPAA, and nearly three years after it proposed regulatory amendments, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”)...more

1/25/2013 - Business Associates Data Breach Data Protection Electronic Medical Records HIPAA HIPAA Omnibus Rule HITECH Patient Privacy Rights PHI

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