Success Story: How Spectra Networks helped a health clinic become more efficient and secure, and maintain HIPAA compliance. Part II

Part Two: Implementing Changes Last week we featured the first part of our success story regarding one of our clients. As this client is a healthcare clinic, their technology issues posed interesting challenges including the need to maintain HIPAA compliance, upgrade aging equipment, and make network and access points more secure and reliable. In... read more »

Success Story: How Spectra Networks helped a health clinic become more efficient and secure, and maintain HIPAA compliance.

Part One: Identifying Tech Challenges Spectra Networks prides itself on providing technology services to small-to-medium businesses throughout Boston and the North Shore. Recently, we had the opportunity to work with a dedicated group of healthcare professionals at a local healthcare clinic. The administration of this healthcare facility (which will remain anonymous for this blog... read more »

Wi-Fi Vulnerability Discovered – KRACK

On October 16, 2017, experts at the Katholieke Universiteit (KU) Leuven, Belgium, announced their findings to the public regarding the news of an unprecedented WiFi vulnerability, known as Krack, or Key Reinstallation Attacks.  They revealed how the WPA and WPA2 standard encryption used across almost all Wi-Fi devices can be exploited to read messages,... read more »

Is Your Business Wireless Secure?

Today’s businesses have an abundance of wireless devices as well a large number of business operations that contain sensitive client information. Threats lurk everywhere including breaches, hacks, and viruses. Business leadership should take proper steps to protect both the devices and the information contained therein. Let’s take a look at some important precautions that... read more »