Tag: privacy

January 28 is Data Privacy Day

Celebrate Data Privacy Day by taking simple steps to protect patient information

January 28 is Data Privacy Day, an international effort to create awareness about privacy and protecting data. It is hosted by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), partnered with StaySafeOnline.org. The health sector is in the top five industries for cyber-attacks because the data we hold is sensitive and is therefore more valuable to hackers. Fortunately, there are easy steps you can take to protect patient data.   CERT NZ…
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What you need to know about the new Privacy Act 2020

This article is based on the NZ Privacy Law Changes 2020 & Security Protections Webinar by Connon Daly (General Manager, The I.T. Team) and Graeme Crombie (Partner, Lane Neave). For full information and resources on the Privacy Act 2020, please visit the Privacy Commissioner website.  The new Privacy Act 2020 (Act) comes into force on 1 December 2020 and we want to help you understand what you…
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Cyber insurance in action: Insights and cautionary tales

In July we invited Petra Lucioli, Claims Manager at Delta Insurance, to share her insights on cyber insurance claims at the PHO CIO Forum. Petra has been looking after cyber insurance claims for six years and had some useful (and frightening) insights to share with us. What is cyber insurance? Firstly, what is cyber insurance…
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