HIPAA HITECH and Windows 10 – 5 Settings to better secure ePHI

Windows 10 and HIPAA HITECH compliance was called into question soon after the OS was released.  This is not another post on whether or not Windows 10 is HIPAA compliant; for more on that you can read https://maaadit.wordpress.com/2015/12/15/hipaa-windows-10-privacy-concerns/. What this post is about is how to better secure ePHI if using Windows 10 in healthcare.  Should … Continue reading HIPAA HITECH and Windows 10 – 5 Settings to better secure ePHI

Windows 10 Pro – Export Image Split WIM (SWM) to WIM

Have you had it happen to you that you set out to perform a task but keep running into a wall?  A solid brick wall? In my quest for creating a Windows image file (WIM) for Windows 10 Professional, to import into Microsoft Deployment Tools (MDT) 2013 Update 2, I spent days trying to perform … Continue reading Windows 10 Pro – Export Image Split WIM (SWM) to WIM

BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout

On system drives that have been encrypted with Bitlocker to enable pre-boot authentication, users may at one time or another find themselves locked out from the computer.  If too may pin entry attempts are made by the user, an administrator will have to enter the recovery key to get it going again.  Additionally, the administrator … Continue reading BitLocker – Too Many Pin Entry Attempts – Enter the Recovery Key to Get Going Again – Reset TPM Lockout