If you're new to cybersecurity, the information in this section provides a good starting point to help you gain a general understanding about cybersecurity in the legal sector, including a glossary of terms, FAQs, research and relevant cybersecurity laws.
Use our cybersecurity glossary of terms to familiarise yourself with key terminology.
Our FAQs summarise the most popular questions asked by members about cybersecurity.
It is now more likely than ever that UK businesses will be attacked by cyber criminals at some point, if not already. Here are the top three most common types of cyber crime law firms face.
Tech Talks is a series of podcasts for lawyers who want to know more about the risks and opportunities associated with new legal sector technology.
Peter Wright and Kayleigh Leonie discuss best practice on social media and explain the importance of data and connection security.
We look at cybersecurity concerns for law firms and discuss how to stay safe from targeted and random attacks.
Your firm has just been hacked. What do you do in the aftermath of a cyber-attack?
Peter Wright explains ten key actions your firm should already be taking to actively demonstrate your compliance.
The Law Society has contributed to the National Cyber Security Centre's first report that examines the cyber threats to the UK legal sector.
Most of us wouldn't leave our home unlocked or a window open when we go out. So, the news from the Office for National Statistics that we are 40 per cent more likely to be a victim of cybercrime than burglary is perhaps not surprising.
How can you protect your firm from a data breach? We ask Peter Wright, managing director of DigitalLawUK, about the latest trends in cyber and IT security risk in a post-GDPR world.
Exempting the Home Office from new data protection rules could lead to serious miscarriages of justice, the Law Society of England and Wales and the Bar Council warned today.
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