Are You Ready to Tell Your Clients that Their Data Has Been Breached?

Posted by Daniel Garcia on Apr 18, 2018 1:27:26 PM

 

Data breaches happen every day, but we don’t always know it. Or, in some cases, we find out at a much later date that a massive breach has taken place. Notably, Equifax experienced a tremendous breach last year and since endured nearly-constant criticism of how it was handled. Beyond the technological failures that left consumer data vulnerable, human failures were also at play. After learning of the breach, Equifax waited six weeks to let anyone know about it.

Topics: mobile security


Why the EquiFax Breach Should Be a Major Wake-Up Call for Law Firms

Posted by Daniel Garcia on Oct 11, 2017 2:01:00 PM

Did you hear that EquiFax recently experienced a data breach that affected millions of Americans?

Of course you did! You’d have to be living under a rock to have not heard about it. And, as we all know, chances are you were personally affected. Especially since the latest news reports state that the breach affected 2.5 million more Americans than originally thought, bringing the total to over 145 million.

Topics: Security, mobile security


Multi-Factor Authentication: The New Security Standard in Legal

Posted by Daniel Garcia on Apr 20, 2017 1:32:55 PM

The stakes are high for today’s firms when it comes to protecting against a security breach. Multi-factor Authentication is the best line of defense.

There is no sure-fire way to prevent a security breach, but today’s professionals in the legal industry bear the responsibility of doing everything possible to safeguard their firm, its data, and clients against a leak. Beyond the responsibility to “do your best” from a security perspective, regulations are now evolving to address security firms, providing an additional driver toward the widespread adoption of security best practices and safeguards.

Topics: mobile security


Top Security Threats Faced by Today’s Law Firms

Posted by Daniel Garcia on Sep 27, 2016 4:20:53 PM

The following post is an excerpt from our popular ebook Ultimate Guide: Mobile Security in the Legal Industry. Be sure to check out the full version of the ebook for everything you need to know to keep your firm secure.

Topics: Security, Mobility, mobile security