In the aftermath of headline-grabbing cyber attacks, managing partners in law firms around the world have been posing the same question to their firm’s IT leaders: “Could this happen to us?” “Yes” is likely the honest answer. As the legal industry has become increasingly digitised, it becomes even more susceptible to the threat of a debilitating data breach. Law practices are a potential goldmine for cyber criminals, with confidential client records offering rich pickings. The kind of information that circulates daily in firms – banking records, company accounting reports, address details, and insurance records – can be extremely valuable to cyber criminals. Identity theft, IP theft and bank fraud, just some of the hacker’s potential gains.
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