Many public-sector organizations are spending millions annually on their cybersecurity defenses. From endpoint and network to website and cloud, the defense-in-depth strategy now includes a variety of tools in the stack. Read on to learn how adding secure messaging technology accomplishes this, and more.Read More
One of the unintended consequences of the ‘mobile lockdown’ is the proliferation of shadow IT. Such unauthorized technology—which can include anything from data repositories, file sharing apps and APIs, to user-limited controls, cloud-based services and communications platforms—is accelerating new security and compliance issues.Read More
The number of ways bad actors are accessing corporate data and impeding organizations from serving their customers is on the rise. Information protection is paramount for every organization’s ability to continue operating despite the daunting situations caused by cyber attacks and other out-of-course events, including natural disasters.Read More
Patient care requires fast-paced collaboration for life-saving decisions. Read on to learn how secure messaging has become a safer alternative to texting in the field of healthcare.Read More
Organisations may be under the impression that they can prevent risky app downloads through corporate policies and mandates. However, the question remains – will employees actually follow these rules?Read More
Vaporstream Enhances Secure Messaging with Engagement Module to Automate Important Patient Communications
Vaporstream healthcare administrators can now pre-schedule a series of automated texts to patients that can serve as appointment, pre-and post-surgery, and medication/supply reminders; health motivations, chronic disease management and even discharge and follow-up care notices that can help reduce readmissions.Read More
After a rigorous assessment, the top expert resource for mobile app security testing asserts its confidence in Vaporstream, the first secure messaging app to announce a NowSecure certification.Read More
Financial institutions should strongly consider the potential ramifications of native SMS texting and instead implement a more secure, compliant and equally convenient communication option – secure messaging.Read More
Vaporstream, Inc., a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced PharmacyOnePro as its newest customer. The specialty care pharmacy selected Vaporstream to ensure secure and efficient communication among its pharmacists, field staff, assistants and drivers, with plans to roll out the secure messaging platform to physicians and patients in the future.Read More
Patient care requires fast-paced, asynchronous collaboration that ensures quick responses for life-saving decisions. Because text is the most rapidly responded to communication channel utilized today, many healthcare professionals communicate and collaborate via their mobile device.Read More
(April 10, 2017)
Due to the nature of care required for elderly patients, it has become common for family members to play an integral role in long-term care for patients at home, during the transition between facilities, and even in healthcare decision making.
In the health care industry, patient care is the number one priority. Whether a patient is undergoing a routine medical procedure, managing a chronic illness or needs ongoing care due to a disability—the quality and effectiveness of any patient’s care is a collaborative effort. As such, care teams—from doctors and nurses to the patients and their caregivers—need the ability to communicate efficiently.Read More
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In December 2016, The Joint Commission announced its decision to continues its ban of secure messaging as a means for clinicians to place patient care orders. This ban essentially reverts back to the same standards for patient care orders that were set into place in 2011 – despite the technological advances that have been made in secure messaging applications over the past six years.Read More
(February 23, 2017) At this annual HiMSS event those with comfortable shoes could see a plethora of ways to improve outcomes, lower costs, change behaviors, engage patients, streamline the back office processes, about telehealth, confronting the onslaught of security breaches, sessions on population health, healthcare transformation and improved care delivery workflow.Read More
(February 20, 2017) Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced five new clients in the long term and post-acute care (LTPAC) industry.Read More
(February 14, 2017) Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced that Cyber Defense Magazine, the industry’s leading electronic information security magazine, awarded Vaporstream the Most Innovative Messaging Security Solution for 2017. The company’s secure messaging platform was selected by a panel of leading independent information security experts after several months of evaluation for Cyber Defense Magazine’s 5th annual InfoSec awards.Read More
(January 24, 2017) On the heels of The Joint Commission’s most recent ban on secure text orders, Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, is calling on the accreditation organization to reconsider its decision.Read More
(December 08, 2016) Corporate Compliance’s Maurice Gilbert, CCI’s CEO, interviews Galina Datskovsky, CEO of Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure and compliant messaging offering best-in-class infrastructure enabling companies to meet complex bring your own device (BYOD) and information governance requirements.Read More
Vaporstream, Inc. named to Healthcare Tech Outlook’s 10 Most Promising Healthcare Compliance Solution Providers 2016
(November 10, 2016) — Vaporstream, Inc., a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced that it has been listed as one among the 10 Most Promising Healthcare Compliance Solution Providers 2016 by Healthcare Tech Outlook.Read More
(November 4, 2016) As information used for daily business is converted into digital files at a rapid pace, organizations across industries have been driven to create policies that guide how information is managed. Following these 7 Principles for the enterprise, organizations can learn to navigate today’s mobile age, where employees rely on texting for quick, easy business communication and collaboration – creating another form of business data.Read More
(November 4, 2016) Featured as one of Healthcare Tech Outlook’s Top 10 Healthcare Compliance Solution Providers of 2016 this article explores how Vaporstream’s SaaS-based application offers the encryption, enhanced security and best-in-class infrastructure needed to meet the most complex requirements while helping maintain Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) standards.Read More
(October, 2016) Before an organization can wisely select cloud services providers and applications, its information governance (IG) professionals must understand the relevant cloud-related terms. Galina Datskovsky outlines the Basics of differing cloud-based deployments and the benefits and risks an organization should weigh when implementing cloud software.Read More
(October 14, 2016) AccuImage, which works with clients on their regulatory and compliance challenges, provides customers secure and accessible storage for critical business data throughout its lifecycle. The addition of Vaporstream to AccuImage’s portfolio of offerings will extend the company’s services to include SMS text data.Read More
(October 4, 2016) While consumer apps or native text may seem like tools to ensure that business gets done efficiently, their lack of security and message control can put business information, client data and IP at risk. This leaves many organizations asking – how can secure mobile communications be supported when asynchronous conversations and collaboration are a necessity for business? This article explores how enterprise-strength applications that support secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging can be the answer.Read More
CHICAGO, IL – (October 3, 2016) – Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced that its mobile application, Vaporstream, achieved NowSecure certification. NowSecure, the leader in mobile-focused security solutions, issues certifications for applications that pass its rigorous security assessment, which covers the entire mobile attack surface including forensic, network and advanced security tests.Read More
CHICAGO, IL – (September 29, 2016) With today’s announcement, AccuImage will add Vaporstream’s secure, ephemeral messaging solution to its business process solutions portfolio. In addition, the partnership will give Vaporstream customers access to AccuImage’s document and business process management solutions, enabling customers to manage important data throughout its lifecycle, improving and streamlining business processes, while simultaneously reducing costs of daily business operations.Read More
Vaporstream CEO Galina Datzkovsky will be speaking at ARMA Live! 2016. Find out how attendees can hear the latest in IGM and compliance and gain some industry expertise during the conference.Read More
HR.BLR.com September 22, 2016. HR Teams are increasingly leveraging the ease of BYOD and mobile devices for keeping up with the fast responses necessary for social media and recruitment. However, this can jeopardize compliance of information as employees co-mingle personal and business correspondence. Learn how ephemeral messaging can help integrate into the HR, BYOD policy and secure sensitive information.Read More
CHICAGO, IL – (August 23, 2016) – Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced the launch of its redesigned website Vaporstream.com. The new web experience reflects Vaporstream’s goal of helping companies communicate with confidence while solving their most complex bring-your-own-device and corporate-owned-personally-enabled device challenges with secure, compliant messaging.Read More
Legaltech News, August 22, 2016. In corresponding with clients via email, law firms expose themselves to an array of risks, including data breaches, unauthorized use of privileged content and cyberattacks on their own servers and systems. And in the face of recalcitrant or unable clients, the responsibility of securing email communications and all its related risks falls on law firms’ shoulders.
This article shows how firms can go about protecting themselves from “spillover” cyber risks.
Legaltech News, August 15, 2016. M&As leave much room for data leaks. Vaporstream’s Galina Datskovsky talks securing communications when closing the deal.
When it comes to being vulnerable for a breach, mergers and acquisitions (M&As) tend to leave many doors open, creating great potential for highly-confidential information to get in the wrong hands.
Legaltech News, June 24, 2016 LIFARS chose Vaporstream’s Solution for its ability to expedite and streamline communication during a cyberattack. In any well-planned breach response communication is key, but during an attack, all the conventional avenues in which internal staff communicate—email, cloud sharing, and text messages, for example—will most likely be shut down, or worse, used to spread malware. So what’s a company to do?Read More
CHICAGO, IL–(Jun 21, 2016) – Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced its partnership with LIFARS, an international incident response, digital forensics and cybersecurity intelligence firm. The partnership will enable LIFARS customers to utilize Vaporstream for secure communication during incident response, as well as during and after remediation.Read More
Find Law Technology Blog, June 13, 2016, BYOD policies, or Bring Your Own Device policies, allow employees to use and access company information on their personal devices. You can send messages to coworkers on your personal phone’s Slack app, between right swipes on Tinder. Instead of staying at the office all night, you can download corporate reports onto your home computer.Read More
Legaltech News, June 9, 2016, Beyond encryption, mobile e-discovery faces challenges with data retention, inaccessible custodians and ineffective BYOD policies.
For all the ways technology has revolutionized discovery, the advancement of mobile devices has almost stopped it dead in its tracks. Though the FBI’s legal battle with Apple is a pivotal moment for mobile e-discovery, the challenges of this practice go beyond recalcitrant manufacturers and encryption.
Legaltech News, May 27, 2016, Cyberthreats abound, lawyers are increasingly called upon to secure their clients’ information. Vaporstream’s Galina Datskovsky talks taking security mobile.
As mobile continues to repurpose the way we communicate in our daily lives, it also changes the ways we share our business information.
ProTech, May 18, 2016, Why are there so few women in tech leadership roles? Hear from women in high tech – their opinions, advice and experience along the way.Read More
(May 9, 2016) – Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging, today announced that Galina Datskovsky has been appointed to The Executive Women’s Forum (EWF) advisory board. The EWF advisory board, formed in 2013, is a network of highly influential female thought leaders in the information security, risk management and privacy field.Read More
Legaltech News, May 4, 2016, The partnership aims to help lawyers with information governance and cybersecurity concerns on their mobile devices.
It’s no secret that law firms can be lucrative targets for hackers, but this reality, coupled with the uptick in mobile use by legal professionals, has paved way for a market to protect legal practitioners and the devices they growingly rely on for their daily tasks.
CHICAGO, IL–(Mar 21, 2016) – Vaporstream, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging today announced that HCS Home Care of New York and Girling Health Care of New York jointly selected Vaporstream for secure mobile messaging to enhance patient care.Read More
CHICAGO, March 9, 2016 — Vaporstream®, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging today announced that Wellness Home Care selected Vaporstream for its secure mobile messaging solution.Read More
CHICAGO, Jan 27, 2016 – Vaporstream®, a leading provider of secure, ephemeral and compliant messaging named Kristi Perdue Hinkle, ERMM as the Chief Marketing Officer to head up its go-to-market strategy and be responsible for the corporate brand, integrated content marketing, lead generation and communications strategies for the company and its solution.Read More
Security and Privacy Experts Galina Datskovsky and Avi Elkoni Join Vaporstream® to Deliver Truly Ephemeral Messaging
CHICAGO, Aug. 31, 2015 – Vaporstream®, a secure messaging app for enterprises and consumers named Galina Datskovsky, Ph.D., CRM as the Chief Executive Officer and Avi Elkoni as the Chief Technology Officer. Galina served as Senior Vice President of Information Governance at Autonomy, an HP Company. Galina was Chair, President, President Elect and Director ofRead More