etherFAX Achieves HITRUST CSF® Certification for Data ProtectionPosted Jun 04, 2020
etherFAX today announced that it has earned HITRUST CSF Certification, the gold standard for compliance framework in the healthcare industry. The certification addresses the requirements of government mandated regulations and globally recognized standards such as HIPAA, NIST, ISO, PCI, FTC Red Flag and COBIT. As a cloud-based and virtual solution, etherFAX enables healthcare organizations to securely send and receive information from a broad range of applications and endpoint devices.
The etherFAX Secure Exchange Network (SEN) is the world’s largest fax network, leveraging military-grade encryption and hybrid cloud technology to provide 100 percent secure communications. Supporting every major fax server, application, and fax-enabled device, etherFAX has more connected endpoints providing end-to-end encryption than any other service. etherFAX SEN securely transports critical healthcare and business information without having to change a single workflow.
“Achieving HITRUST CSF Certification further validates our commitment to providing customers with the most secure document delivery solution in the industry,” said Paul Banco, CEO and Co-Founder of etherFAX. “In addition to meeting all compliance standards, our patented technology offers multiple defense-in-depth strategies including two-factor authentication and end-to-end encryption to guarantee that patient data and business-critical information remain protected at all times.”
“HITRUST® is continually innovating to help streamline and simplify how organizations assess information risk and manage compliance in a cloud environment,” said Jeremy Huval, Chief Compliance Officer, HITRUST. “We are happy that etherFAX has taken the steps needed to achieve HITRUST CSF Certification—a designation which provides added confidence to their customers.”
etherFAX's DirectFax™ solution via SEN enables organizations to send and receive PHI and unstructured data directly to applications and devices with ultra-fast transmission speeds and guaranteed delivery. By leveraging the security of fax technology with the scalability of the cloud, etherFAX DirectFax delivers high-resolution, full color documents within seconds.
etherFAX allows organizations to send and receive high-resolution documents from today’s popular fax servers as well as third-party messaging platforms including Slack, Teams, Microsoft Fax, and mobile applications. Organizations can send and receive faxes and PHI documents on Android and iOS mobile phones with near-diagnostic image quality via etherFAX SEN. The etherFAX ecosystem continues to grow with more than six million connected endpoints.
Founded in 2009, etherFAX® offers a unique solution that extends existing fax server solutions to the cloud. By eliminating the need for costly network fax systems, such as fax boards and recurring telephony fees, etherFAX’s patented technology leverages the Internet to manage all business-critical fax communications. For more information, visit www.etherfax.net, follow us out on Twitter at www.twitter.com/etherfax, call us at 877-384-9866, or email [email protected].