While the cybersecurity landscape has changed, many firms continue to operate under the belief that it’s the “same old/same old” when it comes to threats and security defense measures. Eldon Sprickerhoff separates fact from fiction, debunking some of the most popular cybersecurity myths.
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Navigating New Terrain: Law Firms Facing Unprecedented Cyber Risk
With a record-setting data heist and enviable client list of who’s-who in government, business and entertainment, the Panama Papers leak struck a chord and unequivocally confirmed that legal wasn’t just a target — it is the target.
The Enemy Is Inside the Wire
Earlier this year, the Lazarus Group was also identified as the likely culprit behind the brazen attacks on Sony back in 2014. In all likelihood, you read the headlines, and then you moved on to read the latest sports scores. Why? Because it doesn’t relate to you. Or does it?
Law Firms, Meet Your New Regulator: Your Clients
With an alphabet soup of regulators and laws, it’s no wonder that the clients of law firms are now taking cybersecurity seriously. It’s a big stakes loss in the event of a data breach, and it’s the kind of breach that will not go unnoticed. In fact, SEC regulations, HIPAA and PII all have disclosure requirements meaning that a law firm cannot quietly go about business while keeping the story out of the press.
Ransomware as we know it today exploded on the scene about 18 months ago. Its speed of adaptation and potentially crippling effects make it one of the most dangerous threats facing SMB organizations today. Ransomware is expected to get far worse over the next year - will it become DDoS 2.0?
VUCA: The Cybersecurity Reality
How is the evolution of cyber warfare driving cybersecurity best practice? Learn how the parallels between military and enterprise cyber threats continue to shape the cyber threat landscape.