• June 16, 2015

5 Tips for Biotechnology Privacy & Security

5 Tips for Biotechnology Privacy & Security

5 Tips for Biotechnology Privacy & Security 360 238 Managed Solution
8.26 Biotech Security top story photo sizeHigh-risk security breaches and hacker attacks are making headline news in today’s biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries. Experts are warning biotechnology industries to beware of the data hit list because personal documents and records have been the primary focus of current attacks. Given the ever-changing nature of biotechnology industries and the massive quantities of data generated, it is imperative to stay ahead of the game. With data management coming under increasing focus, experts encourage industries to use the below tips when securing and managing data, which is crucial to the integrity of the industry.
A checklist including strategic planning, compliance, privacy and security will help industries successfully secure and manage data.
  • Compliance: Ensure you have a management system or professional service provider to perform data migration to prevent data leakage and the loss of privacy
  • Privacy & Security: Data is an organization’s most valuable asset and must be easy to access by those who need it, but comply with all privacy and security obligations
  • Safeguarding Data: With life science researchers working around the globe, it is important to be able to share data quickly, easily and most importantly, securely. Effectively provide resources and solutions to get data into the hands of those who need it, when they need it, while ensuring all security precautions are taken to safeguard confidential data
  • Data Management Plan: Enforcing a comprehensive network security solution is imperative to provide real-time monitoring in case of a security breach. These methods will also confirm the integrity of an organization during data collection, exchange and analysis.
  • 24/7 Strategic Monitoring Plan: Taking precautionary steps and proactively monitoring data 24/7 is the most effective way to prevent or detect a security breach before it occurs
Managed Solution provides 24/7 support and solutions to help life sciences clients meet compliance requirements, manage data and ensure security for day-to-day operations. Want to learn how Managed Solution can help you with your Biotech IT needs? Biotech Industry Resources Page
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