March 27, 2017
| By: Risk Management
Does your practice transfer files in order to share patient information or data? Do you use an FTP server?
FTP is an acronym forFile Transfer Protocol. As the name suggests, FTP is used to transfer files between computers on a network. You can use FTP to exchange files between computer accounts, transfer files between an account and a desktop computer, or access online software archives.
If you do any of these things you need to read the below report from the FBI on Cyber Crimes related to FTP servers.