Most Law Firms' Cybersecurity Not Up To Par As Risk Grows

Law360 (November 14, 2018, 2:50 PM EST) -- Most law firms are underprepared for cybersecurity threats, despite a sharp spike in cyberattacks against the industry in 2017, according to a new report from information technology consulting firm LogicForce. 

The report, released Monday, said about one in five small to medium firms were hit by a cyberattack last year, up from fewer than one in 10 the year before. However, 76 percent of firms this size do not have a dedicated person to monitor event logs for firm devices in order to detect attacks and most don’t have a response plan for a breach, the report found.

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