Pirates of the Healthcare System

Ransomware is not a new cyber security threat, but it is becoming increasingly prevalent. The way ransomware works is that an infected computer becomes locked or files are threatened to be deleted if the computer owner does not pay the ransom. Sometimes the threats are only threats and some clever digging can find the infection and purge it, but other times the threats are real and will erase or steal important files. This is becoming a major issue in the healthcare industry. Read More

The Dawn of Artificial Intelligence is on the Horizon

Artificial intelligence has been talked about for decades. Taking life originally in science fiction in the form of robots and holographic beings, it has been slowly becoming a real possibility for the world.

Some mediums portray AI as a beneficial asset to humanity, as such in cases like the movie Bicentennial Man or the video game series Halo. These AI help humans by reducing the need for humans to work or by helping them with calculating immensely complex mathematical calculations. Read More