Gerard, P., Kapadia, N., Acharya, J., et al. (2013). Cybersecurity in Radiology: Access of Public Hot Spots and Public Wi-Fi and Prevention of Cybercrimes and HIPAA Violations. (Abstract only.) American Journal of Roentgenology. 201(6): 1186-1189.
The authors list steps that can be taken to protect sensitive information while transferring medical information over public and home networks. They emphasize the importance of these steps and strategies as the role of information technology in modern radiology practice increases.