Of Note

Medical Devices Face January 14 D-Day

Medlaw reports: January 14, 2020, Microsoft will stop supporting Windows 7.  So what? Well, if you are in the medical community, it could mean the choice between spending big money on updating the operating systems of your medical devices or facing the constant attacks of hackers with vulnerable, out-dated software.  Some hospitals have updated...

Ransomware at Colorado IT Provider Affects 100+ Dental Offices

Brian Krebs reports: A Colorado company that specializes in providing IT services to dental offices suffered a ransomware attack this week that is disrupting operations for more than 100 dentistry practices, KrebsOnSecurity has learned. Multiple sources affected say their IT provider, Englewood, Colo. based Complete Technology Solutions (CTS), was hacked, allowing a potent strain of ransomware...