Hands-On Smartphone Security & Privacy for Audiologists

This material was originally developed and presented at AuDacity 2020.

The Need for Security and Privacy

Learn more from the NPR Planet Money episode.

Hacking/IT incidents was the top breach cause of healthcare in 2019 (Bitglass Healthcare Breach Report 2020)

HHS/OCR fined a hospital $1 million following the theft of one unencrypted laptop with 20,431 patient records.

What phone is most secure?

Smartphones in the Practice

7 Steps to Safer Smartphones

#1 Install Updates

#2 Setup strong authentication

#3 Set a lock screen

#4 Install a password manager

#5 Setup “find my phone” and remote wipe

#6 Anonymize advertiser ID

#7 Encrypt your device

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