Looking beyond the perimeter
Greg Sim, examines why law firms must require a new approach to prevent data theft
The UK’s most valuable and sensitive commercial information lies in the hands of the nation’s law firms. This simple fact makes cyber security and data protection a top priority for these organisations. Despite this, many firms are relying on obsolete technology that is centred on perimeter security to protect their coveted documents, completely ignoring file-based threats. Worryingly, this is the weapon of choice for many successful cyber criminals, which make conventional security methods completely useless.
“Across the legal landscape . . .