News & Insight

Offering fresh perspective from the front lines of Vendor Security, CORL Technologies' News and Insight draw on trends and expert ideas to create industry standards. CORL's knowledge base of research demonstrates our understanding of complex challenges faced by organizations around the country.

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June 4th, 2019
Blog Post by CORL CEO Cliff Baker | The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) has revised and issued a new penalty structure for HIPAA violations. The bottom line of this new structure is that the OCR is taking a covered entities’ security posture into account in deciding when and how much to levy in fines for HIPAA violations.
March 13th, 2019
CORL Technologies names two more businesses to its Vendor Honor Roll for vendors serving health industry customers with transparency and collaboration: Microsoft and Tivity Health.
February 18th, 2019
Data privacy and security is a boardroom topic across all industries. Healthcare organization investors, owners, regulators and board members want assurances that sensitive information is protected. CORL offers the healthcare industry’s only comprehensive managed service for Vendor Security Risk Management. Download our data sheet to learn more.
February 11th, 2019
By Cliff Baker, CEO at CORL Technologies | Even as third-party data breach activity continues to grow, the importance of third-party data security in board-level risk management strategy is not growing to match the need. In November 2018, the Ponemon Institute reported that among U.S. firms surveyed, 61 percent experienced a breach caused by third parties, which is up from the previous year at 56 percent. However, only 46 percent of firms surveyed say managing relationship risk is a priority. Read more...
February 6th, 2019
Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 at 2PM EST. Hosted by SAI Global | Moderated by Brian Selfridge, Security Leader at CORL. Panelists: Andrew Seward, CISO, Elliot Health System & John Abella, IT Security and Enterprise Architecture, Main Line Health.
January 13th, 2019
The black market values patient medical records 10 to 40 times higher than credit card and Social Security Administration data, multiple reports show. Read this article featuring CORL Technologies CEO Cliff Baker and Meditology Services ITRM Managing Director Nadia Fahim-Koster to learn more.
December 7th, 2018
CORL’s Medical Device Hardware Risk Assessment Service assesses security risk and vulnerabilities for medical devices and facilitates remediation with medical device vendors and internal stakeholders. Download our data sheet to learn more.
October 3rd, 2018
At CORL, we do things differently than other vendor security risk providers. Our unique workflow process and data engine enables us to deliver thousands of vendor assessments while maintaining quality. Granular metrics for every step of the vendor security risk assessment from kickoff, data intake, audit, and reporting are tracked for quality and timing.
August 30th, 2018
Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 1PM EST | Presented by Mary Potter, Director of Product Development for CORL Technologies and hosted by Wolters Kluwer.
July 16th, 2018
Healthcare providers and vendors struggle with some of the same IT security challenges. Providers need to work with the vendors who are willing to improve their security so that both they are more secure. Featuring CORL CEO Cliff Baker.
June 26th, 2018
CORL Technologies names three more businesses to its Vendor Honor Roll for vendors serving health industry customers with transparency and collaboration: Workday, TigerConnect, and InstaMed.
June 7th, 2018
Traditional audit response requires security questionnaires to be funneled through already over-burdened corporate Information Security teams. What is the MARRS Advantage?
April 23rd, 2018
Vendors and their clients work towards transparency, collaboration and responsiveness
April 4th, 2018
Clients of CORL Technologies recognize collaborative, transparent Business Associates
March 27th, 2018
Many healthcare data breaches are caused by a “landmine”, an unknown lack of security protocol within a business partner’s system.
February 19th, 2018
Vendors operating in the healthcare community are facing pressures from investor groups and the SEC to be more transparent about their security practices. Read this story about Express Scripts facing such demands from its investor community.
October 2nd, 2017
Joint webinar with SAI Global | Presented by Brian Selfridge, Security Leader
June 28th, 2017
June 6th, 2017
Analysis of health industry medical device business associates finds 89 percent without security certifications – WannaCry is no surprise.
April 12th, 2017
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January 17th, 2017
Most extensive and unique analysis of health industry business associates finds 74 percent at risk
June 15th, 2016
Presented by Cliff Baker, Firm Leader
June 2nd, 2016
Vendor Security Risk Intelligence Recognized in third annual awards program as a game-changing technologies likely to impact the GRC market.
March 7th, 2016
Presented by Cliff Baker, CORL CEO