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12 Steps to Cybersecurity: A Guide for Law Firms

Guide 12 Steps to Cybersecurity: A Guide for Law Firms A Clio Publication

A free Clio guide:

Whether you admit it or not, your law firm’s data is vulnerable. In fact, in a recent security report, Cisco ranked the legal industry as seventh most vulnerable. Without a formal cybersecurity policy, are you making it easier to hackers to access your client data?

This guide is here to help. Written by Brian Focht, the North Carolina Cyber Advocate, this guide covers 12 steps that law firms that take to secure their data and limit the risk of a data breach, including:

  • How and why you should encrypt your data;
  • best practices for unhackable passwords; and
  • how to provide meaningful data security education for your staff