Aurora offers free HIPAA upgrade

September 1, 1999

Aurora offers free HIPAA upgradeAurora Enterprise Solutions of Reston, VA, in July offered its clients free end-user licenses of SOTERiA 2.0, an upgrade to its Java-based information security system. Aurora expects the six-month offer will

Aurora offers free HIPAA upgrade

Aurora Enterprise Solutions of Reston, VA, in July offered its clients free end-user licenses of SOTERiA 2.0, an upgrade to its Java-based information security system. Aurora expects the six-month offer will assist clients in conforming with the impending federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), which requires companies to provide secure storage and transmission of electronic patient records (

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10/98). SOTERiA can control access to information through a set of authentication, authorization, audit, and secure communication services. It features a plug-in authentication mechanism, smart access controls, point-to-point encryption, and detailed event auditing.