Know the risks that law firms face from cyber attacks, focusing on those areas where law firms are typically vulnerable to security breaches. The faculty will discuss the types of information that third-party hackers target and what law firms can and should do to secure information. They will also address attorneys’ legal and ethical obligations to protect client and confidential information. Their focus on practical advice will assist law firms in identifying cyber risks and implementing strong defenses to attacks, specifically discussing:
- Data encryption
- Use of passwords
- Use of cloud providers
- Bring-your-own-device-to-work policies
Also included is a review of the availability of ransomware and cybersecurity insurance policies.
Recorded during a live webinar in December 2017.