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netVigilance Inc. announces HIPAA Safe Scan; regulatory compliance risk assessment for the healthcare industry.

Reduce overhead and assure regulatory compliance in protecting your patient health information systems against cyber-attack.

BEAVERTON, Oregon -- November 4, 2004- netVigilance Inc. an authorized distributor of SecureScout™., a leading supplier of advanced Network Vulnerability Assessment and Management software for corporations announced today the release of a test policy; HIPAA Safe Scan for the popular SecureScout™ line of Network Vulnerability Assessment tools; to meet risk assessment requirements for the Health Information Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) for protection of patient information in healthcare institutions.

Jesper Jurcenoks; CEO at netVigilance describes the challenges facing healthcare providers in this way: "In order to remain profitable and competitive in the healthcare industry; providers must leverage the latest technological advances in information systems and the internet. Meeting the market demand to provide more services in electronic form can run at odds to ensuring protection of information assets." Jurcenoks went on to say: "CSOs and CIOs need tools to quickly identify vulnerabilities and prescribed remediation in order to head off cyber-threats as the organization grows and adapts."

"With HIPAA Safe Scan, SecureScout provides a fast and comprehensive assessment of network vulnerabilities as they relate to HIPAA compliance. You benefit from our installed base of tens of thousands of users, you gain the collective input of these colleagues in meeting the hacker threat to your healthcare information systems", said Jurcenoks.

With it's unique and unmatched distributed architecture, Extensive reporting, largest number of detected vulnerabilities and the fewest number of false-positives; SecureScout from netVigilance is the industry leading solution for Corporate Network Vulnerability assessment.

About netVigilance

Founded in 2003, netVigilance delivers best-in-class solutions for protection of corporate networks. With its SecureScout™ line of vulnerability assessment tools; netVigilance will ensure increased profitability, increased operational efficiencies, higher productivity and decreased downtime by increasing the efficiency of network security operations.

The SecureScout™ Security Operations engineers continually uncover vulnerabilities in 3rd party operating systems, equipment, applications and services.

SecureScout™ engineers develop and deploy vulnerability test cases, security alerts, remediation procedures and expert opinion to over 2,000 customers and clients worldwide..

For information contact:

Jesper Jurcenoks
netVigilance Public Relations
14845 SW Murray Scholls Dr. Suite 110/310.
Beaverton, Oregon 97007
503 524 5758
Jesper Jurcenoks at netvigilance com


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