About NetSec.news

NetSec.news is dedicated to helping IT professionals protect their networked environments, both from internal and external threats. Our goal is to provide the most comprehensive coverage of healthcare-related news anywhere online, in addition to independent advice about compliance and best practices to adopt to prevent data breaches.

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The NetSec.news Team

Steve Alder, Editor-in-Chief

Steve Alder has many years of experience as an international professional copywriter and journalist, and comes from a background in market research. He is a specialist on legal and regulatory affairs, and has several years of experience writing about HIPAA and other complex legal topics. Steve has developed a deep understanding of regulatory issues surrounding the use information technology in the healthcare industry and has written hundreds of articles on HIPAA-related topics to date. Steve holds a B.Sc. from the University of Liverpool.

Andy Kelleher, Contributor

Andy Kelleher is a full-time copywriter and specialist in legal topics. He has contributed thousands of articles to a wide variety of international websites over the past several years. Andy has a background of banking, financial planning and journalism, and has developed deep research skills with dedicated attention to detail. These skills enabled him to deliver a comprehensive level of content towards the HIPAA Compliance Guide. Among Andy┬┤s professional qualifications, he holds a Financial Planning Certificate issued by the UK Chartered Insurance Institute.

Liam Johnson, HIPAA Specialist

Liam Johnson is a HIPAA specialist with several years experience writing legal content on various websites. Liam worked on several legal advice websites for a number of years before joining NetSec.news. He also worked his way through college as a freelance legal writer. Liam is responsible for the legal accuracy of the compliance information on NetSec.news. He is responsible in-depth research and producing detailed advice on HIPAA topics.

Liam holds a BA in Legal and Business Studies from Dublin Business School.

PJ Murray, IT Project Manager

PJ Murray has held technical product manager positions in a number of blue-chip companies, including Ericsson, where he was responsible for launching new products. PJ has been involved with many successful software start-ups, including co-founding CodeFutures in 2004, taking on software management roles encompassing all technical aspects of corporate websites. PJ holds degrees in engineering and mathematics from Trinity College, Dublin.

James Burrage, Web Developer

James Burrage is responsible for coding and testing the NetSec.news website. James works closely with the editorial team to ensure content is presented correctly to site visitors. He is responsible for cross-browser support and developing the website to display on as many mobile devices as possible. He performs regular performance testing and is responsible for ensuring the site remains secure for users. He also performs regular security updates on the servers and software systems. James has gained a well-deserved reputation for troubleshooting and problem-solving.

Shane Greene, Graphic Designer

Shane Green is a graphic designer who handles the design elements of the NetSec.news website. Shane has endeavored to give NetSec.news a distinct visual feel to differentiate the website from other healthcare industry sites and present content in a clear, easy to read and visually appealing format. Shane has produced all of the infographics that can be found on NetSec.news. He combines his passion for art with his technical expertise to communicate complex HIPAA ideas through images.

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