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    always guarantee that your data is secure. There are numerous cases in which data security breaches have had companies in the headlines for reason they wish they weren’t. During this case study report we will discuss two such breaches in detail and outline where the companies went wrong. The first company is Heartland Payment Systems (HPS), this company hit the headlines in January of 2009 when they became victim to one of the largest data security beaches in U.S. history. Although the actual number of credit card details stolen has never been confirmed, it was said to be in the tens of millions. This was carried out over a four-month period when HPS was processing over one hundred million transactions per month. It is surprising to hear that only two weeks before this malware attack took place, HPS were audited and achieved accreditation of being PCI Compliant by their Qualified Security Assessor (QSA). (Hays, 2012). HPS had always prided…

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    P3: Describe how software and network security can keep systems and data secure In every single large organisation, security of data and system are very important. I will describe how network security and software are able to keep the data and systems secure. I will write about alternative network security methods and software which every single company should use. I will also explain these terms to show a better understanding of how important it is ti protect data and system which an…

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    The security HIPAA data is driven by mandatory requirements and the potential to improve the quality of healthcare delivery meanwhile reducing the costs, these massive quantities of data. To deliver the quality of healthcare information, it is referred to electronic health data is sets to be extremely large and complex which cause difficulty to use with traditional software or hardware in a data management tools or methods. Looking at what the future will hold for security HIPPA data that can…

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    Problem Statement: Patient data security is an ongoing and evolving problem in healthcare. According to the US Census Bureau, US Department of Health and Human Services, “143 million patients’ records have been compromised over the past five years…” (Zeadally, Isaac, & Baig, 2016). A patient’s medical record information is a highly sought after commodity among hackers, cyber criminals, and identity thieves because it contains “personal, insurance, and financial information”. They are able to…

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    will be able to write data/perform transactions but cannot modify the data. Traditional systems follow either Centralized or Decentralized model – Examples are Banks having single point of control (Centralized) and in some cases Decentralized model – with finite points of control. Blockchain works on the principle…

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    Mysql Vs Mongo

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    they foster data integrity, performance and security. In the ever-changing world of technology, there have been many clear advancements in the space of databases. Two very common databases are MySQL and MongoDB. They are similar in many ways and also very different in how they deal with data. We will look at how they execute read queries and see what those similarities and differences are. Part 1: How a MySQL query is prepared and executed. For us to understand how a SQL database differs in…

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    New laws taking effect from 12 March 2014 impose new requirements on businesses and most government bodies that collect and transfer personal information in Australia. These laws also impact personal information that is collected outside Australia if that data is brought to Australia. Non-compliance with the new legislation risks civil penalties of up to $1.7 million for corporations and $340,000 for individuals. In addition there are new government powers to investigate privacy and data loss…

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    Access to personal records is important, but we must consider the implications that will have on students and their future. The push for big data in education has contributed to data breaches and has made student information susceptible to being sold for purposes unrelated to the collection. Put into the wrong hands, this information would constitute a serious invasion of privacy. Schools must have comprehensive security programs that protect student information. Like, most schools, children’s…

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    Big data and the associated technologies that come with it, have a huge amount of potential for positive impact on the world as we know it today. From developing the sophistication of online interaction with both AI and human interaction, to heighten our understanding of climate change to helping create advancements in healthcare. These attempts, combined with the advancements and technological trends of always-on networked devices such as smartphones, cheap large scale data storage and…

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    My school organization ensures the accuracy of organizational data, information, and knowledge in many different ways. The first method of ensuring this data is through the West Virginia Education Information System (WVEIS). This system is used by all schools in West Virginia and is monitored and kept by the West Virginia Department of Education. WVEIS is the place where all student records are kept, and also the place where information such as teacher evaluations and strategic planning goals…

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