Healthcare cloud security slowly on the rise

Healthcare regulations, such as HIPAA and HITECH on meaningful use, have impeded healthcare adoption of public cloud systems, but private clouds hosted by third parties and hybrid models are now poised for growth. http://alrt.co/OnLcpv

Takeaway: With steep Electronic Medical Records (EMR) adoption by hospitals and public-facing patient portals that also process credit cards, a WAF is necessary for PCI compliance.