[DG-BSC] Example of scare & snare

John Wunderlich john at wunderlich.ca
Tue Aug 9 09:07:43 CDT 2016

I took a screen shot of this to ensure that you don’t get any drive by
links from it, but this is typical of the scare and snare advertising made
possible by the relatively abysmal level of security practiced by most
health information custodians.

Also highlights why auditing, logging and transparency with respect to
health data are important issues. Auditing and logging are relatively well
understood in IT, but transparency is a new concept - especially for
security practitioners.

If a public ledger is a transparency tool allowing organizations to prove
that they are doing what they say are doing, the question will be how do
you provide that transparency will providing appropriate security and
privacy safeguards with respect to the underlying personal data/

John Wunderlich

Call: +1 (647) 669-4749
eMail: john at wunderlich.ca


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