Protecting client confidentiality in the digital era

SIMONE HERBERT-LOWE discusses why protecting client confidentiality is not just an IT problem.

Owning your practice’s cyber security: MSPs and you

Cyber protection should not be regarded as a ‘set and forget’ matter. Principals have a professional responsibility to be proactive in understanding and managing their…

How cyber resilient is your law practice?

Cyber resilience depends on individual awareness combined with appropriate technical responses. By SIMONE HERBERT-LOWE.

The latest developments in Law Society advocacy & law reform: April 2018

The Law Society’s Policy and Practice team brings you a wrap-up of the most important issues of the moment.

Global developments in cyber security law: is Australia keeping pace?

Cyber security is a significant business and legal risk that must be taken seriously. Internationally, cyber security is becoming subject to stricter regulation. Australia’s cyber…

7 tips to better password security

A user’s password is the first line of defence to prevent misuse or theft of client personal or confidential information. Maintain security of your password…

Is your practice secure? Client confidentiality and data breach

A data breach response plan is essential to being prepared for an eligible data breach. By HELEN BROWN.

How to beat hackers without paying a ransom

Prevention is key to protecting your law firm.

Cyber security and the legal profession

Law firms are desirable targets for cyber attacks and have a lot to lose from a successful data raid. By THOMAS KALDOR.