IAM's Role in the Pharmaceutical Sector

Data Breach Today

Sandy Dalal of Allergan on Achieving Security Stability Mergers and acquisitions, along with cloud adoption, are rapidly changing the pharmaceutical industry. Sandy Dalal of Allergan talks about how identity and access management, along with zero trust, are bringing security stability

Is this the year of the patient-centric business model for healthcare?

OpenText Information Management

You can’t deliver tomorrow’s innovation if you’re still using yesterday’s business models. For Healthcare 4.0, that means designing services and solutions around patients and empowering them to take more control, becoming partners in their own healthcare.

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Four Use Cases Proving the Benefits of Metadata-Driven Automation


Metadata-Driven Automation in the Pharmaceutical Industry. One global pharmaceutical giant headquartered in the United States experienced such issues until it adopted metadata-driven automation.

My Health Record: big pharma can apply to access data

The Guardian Data Protection

‘Each application would be assessed on its own merits,’ senators told Pharmaceutical companies will be allowed to apply for data from the controversial My Health Record system, a Senate committee hearing has been told. Caroline Edwards, the deputy secretary of the Department of Health, told the committee third-party access arrangements would allow medical and public health researchers access to de-identified data.

Introducing OpenText Life Sciences Express – it’s simple

OpenText Information Management

That’s exactly what they’re getting with the intuitive user experience and efficient cloud-based access of our new OpenText™ Life Sciences Express. Simplicity. That’s what every Life Sciences professional working with regulated business processes needs today.

Former Physician Convicted of Criminal HIPAA Violation

Data Breach Today

Case Involved Unauthorized Access to Patient Records A former Massachusetts gynecologist has been convicted in a rare case involving a criminal HIPAA violation. The case was tied to providing a pharmaceutical salesperson access to patients' medical records

The hidden threats facing your intellectual property

IT Governance

For life sciences and pharmaceutical companies, this includes data on the development and testing of new therapies and details of how therapies are manufactured. Cyber Resilience Healthcare Intellectual Property Life Sciences Pharmaceutical

68% of Pharma Executives Have Had Credentials Breached Online

Adam Levin

The online credentials for 68% of pharmaceutical executives analyzed for a study have been compromised recently. C-suite executives have been a frequent target for hackers and scammers, but Pierson identified some vulnerabilities specific to the pharmaceutical industry. “In

Europe’s Largest Private Hospital Operator Fresenius Hit by Ransomware

Krebs on Security

Cybercriminals are using ransomware to hold hospitals and medical services digitally hostage, preventing them from accessing vital files and systems until a ransom is paid.

Implementing a real-time catalog of enterprise data assets

Information Management Resources

Beyond defining access privileges, effective data governance means that companies need to be able to document or label their data assets, much like the labels on pharmaceuticals. Data management Data visualization Data discovery

More Attacks against Computer Automatic Update Systems

Schneier on Security

According to our researchers, the attackers either had access to the source code of the victims' projects or they injected malware at the time of project compilation, meaning they were in the networks of those companies.

[Podcast] How to Conduct a Proof of Concept


Also on this episode, hear from John Kain , VP of Consulting Services for Montana and Associates discussing the biggest challenges and opportunities for Intelligent Information Management in the Life Sciences and Pharmaceutical industries. Click here to access our full library of episodes. Reaching your Digital Transformation goals often requires the addition of new software solutions. But, shopping around for software can be a challenge.

New financially motivated attacks in Western Europe traced to Russian-speaking threat actors

Security Affairs

At least two companies operating in pharmaceutical and manufacturing sectors have been affected. FlawedAmmyy , a RAT that provides full access to infected machines, is reported to have been used in some of TA505 recent attacks.

Benefits of Data Vault Automation


Let’s take a look at a large global pharmaceutical company that switched to Data Vault automation with staggering results. Like many pharmaceutical companies, it manages a massive data warehouse combining clinical trial, supply chain and other mission-critical data.

NEW TECH: How Semperis came to close a huge gap in Active Directory disaster preparedness

The Last Watchdog

Related: Why Active Directory is so heavily targeted For companies running Microsoft Windows, one such touch-all systems is Active Directory, or AD, the software that organizes and provides access to information across the breadth of Windows systems.

Data Intelligence and Its Role in Combating Covid-19


Free Resources : Check out the erwin Rapid Resource Center for free access to our online product training and other materials to help you navigate the COVID-19 crisis. Privately it will come from hospitals, labs, pharmaceutical companies, doctors and private health insurers.

Chronicle experts spotted a Linux variant of the Winnti backdoor

Security Affairs

Chronicle researchers while investigating the cyber attack that hit the Bayer pharmaceutical company in April. “In April 2019, reports emerged of an intrusion involving Winnti malware at a German Pharmaceutical company.”

Coronavirus Australia latest: at a glance

The Guardian Data Protection

Related: Virgin Australia owes $6.8bn to more than 12,000 creditors, documents reveal Should I access my super early during the coronavirus?

China-linked APT41 group exploits Citrix, Cisco, Zoho flaws

Security Affairs

Victims operate in the Banking/Finance, Construction, Defense Industrial Base, Government, Healthcare, High Technology, Higher Education, Legal, Manufacturing, Media, Non-profit, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Pharmaceutical, Real Estate, Telecommunications, Transportation, Travel, and Utility. . The vulnerability could be exploited by attackers to access company networks.

NHS data is a goldmine. It must be saved from big tech | James Meadway

The Guardian Data Protection

Over the weekend, it was revealed that US pharmaceutical companies have already been sold data relating to millions of NHS patients and that Amazon, incredibly, has been given free access to NHS data Hidden away in the secret US-UK trade papers, leaked and revealed by Labour in November, is perhaps the biggest single threat to public data yet seen. Health datasets play a vital role in medical research.

The Importance of EA/BP for Mergers and Acquisitions


Industry-specific regulations in areas like healthcare, pharmaceuticals and financial services have been in place for some time.

BEST PRACTICES: Rising complexities of provisioning identities has pushed ‘IGA’ to the fore

The Last Watchdog

Its customer base is comprised of eight of the top 15 banks, four of the top six healthcare insurance and managed care providers, nine of the top 15 property and casualty insurance providers, five of the top 13 pharmaceutical companies, and 11 of the largest 15 federal agencies. Meanwhile, employees, partners, suppliers and customers are using their smartphones to gain access.

Europol analyses on criminal operations in Europe during COVID-19 Crisis

Security Affairs

Europol continues to observe on a daily base the trading of counterfeit pharmaceutical and healthcare products. Threat actors and criminal organizations continue to take advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic to make money, Europol warns.

Enterprise Architecture and Business Process Modeling Tools Have Evolved


Additionally, when thousands of employees need to know what compliance processes to follow , such as those associated with regulations like the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), ensuring not only access to proper documentation but current, updated information is critical.

Metadata Management, Data Governance and Automation


They need their data mappings to fall under governance and audit controls, with instant access to dynamic impact analysis and data lineage. One global pharmaceutical giant reduced costs by 70 percent and generated 95 percent of production code with “zero touch.”

Q&A: The drivers behind the stark rise — and security implications — of ‘memory attacks’

The Last Watchdog

And they can access those things to hide in certain areas. Merck had one of its pharmaceuticals delayed, which led to a global shortage. A distinctive class of hacking is rising to the fore and is being leveraged by threat actors to carry out deep, highly resilient intrusions of well-defended company networks. Related: Memory hacking becomes a go-to tactic These attacks are referred to in the security community as “fileless attacks” or “memory attacks.”

Highest European Court Confirms: No Presumption of Confidentiality Over Documents Submitted in Marketing Authorization Dossier

Data Matters

This is the first time the CJEU has ruled on this matter, upholding the EMA’s approach to handling access to documents requests. Effectively, the GC’s position has been the same for proactive and reactive disclosure of data held by the EMA, providing for increased access to clinical data. Pharmaceutical companies will continue to ensure that they can provide inclusive data supporting their MA applications while considering how best to preserve their valued know-how.

Exclusive Cybaze ZLab – Yoroi – Hunting Cozy Bear, new campaign, old habits

Security Affairs

The researchers of Yoroi ZLab, on 16 November, accessed to a new APT29’s dangerous malware which seems to be involved in the recent wave of attacks aimed at many important US entities, such as military agencies, law enforcement, defense contractors , media companies and pharmaceutical companies.

The Applications of Blockchain in Data Management


It can represent a considerable challenge for businesses in the food and pharmaceutical sector, as billions are lost every year through theft, fraud, and counterfeiting. If necessary, only authorized participants can be given access to the information on the blockchain.

Interpol warns that crooks are increasingly targeting hospitals

Security Affairs

According to experts from Group-IB, Russian-speaking threat actors targeted at least two companies in Western Europe in the pharmaceutical and manufacturing industries.

Customer Experience Trends: How To Stand Out From the Crowd


Every organization — from mom and pop shops to pharmaceutical manufacturers — must adopt tools and techniques for providing the hyper-personalized experiences customers require at every touchpoint in their journey. .

Cybaze ZLab – Yoroi team analyzed malware used in recent attacks on US entities attributed to APT29

Security Affairs

The researchers of Yoroi ZLab, on 16 November, accessed to a new APT29’s dangerous malware which seems to be involved in the recent wave of attacks aimed at many important US entities, such as military agencies, law enforcement, defense contractors , media companies and pharmaceutical companies.

Preservica appoints new Advisory Council to help steer next stage of growth


He has worked closely with companies in both Pharmaceutical and Financial Services industries. He has extensive experience working with Government institutions and companies in regulated industries, including Financial Services, Pharmaceuticals, Energy.

Supply chain failure – the impact on the patient

IT Governance

This concern was highlighted by recent reports indicating that pharmaceutical giant Sanofi is increasing the stockpile of medicine to allow for 14 weeks’ worth of supply should there be cross-channel transport delays.

Will Digital Healthcare Technology Disrupt Independent Physicians

Perficient Data & Analytics

for healthcare costs are physician and hospital services, diagnostic tests, and pharmaceuticals. The younger generations have known nothing but a connected world, and prompt accessibility to data. This generation will continue to require a high level of contact, improved processes, and secure interfaces to access their data. This leads us into another primary feature of telehealth; ease of access to the doctor themselves for the individual. Why fear change?

MY TAKE: Cyber attacks on industrial controls, operational technology have only just begun

The Last Watchdog

Convergence of the two in the industrial internet of things (IIoT) makes for better communication and access to online data and processes, but it also flings the door wide open for nefarious activity by cyber criminals. Damage to a nation’s critical infrastructure networks, including pharmaceutical companies, logistics firms, food production, energy or petrochemical plants can impose massive environmental, financial and psychological damage. “May you live in interesting times.”

Why Data Now Makes Every Company a Tech Company

Perficient Data & Analytics

The company has more than 172,000 employees and sells its product across 70 countries for numerous markets ranging from cooking oil to baby food to cosmetics to pharmaceuticals.

US DoJ indicts Chinese hackers over state-sponsored cyber espionage

Security Affairs

The two Chinese hackers and their co-conspirators also obtained unauthorized access to computers belonging to more than 25 other technology-related companies involved in industrial factory automation, radar technology, oil exploration, information technology services, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and computer processor technology, as well as the U.S.

Data on Tap for all Your Data Woes


“But didn’t your pharmaceutical company initiated digital transformation recently?” It is a much more efficient approach for companies to access real-time data streams including their own distributed internal data assets, from anywhere in the world and from any device.

How Important Are People Skills In I.T. and Cybersecurity

Cyber Info Veritas

In fact, I have access to the most important part of any business, Its information. In order to protect this information, we are required to have access to it one way or another. People are the best way to gain access to a system.