Security

Posts about legal tech security issues and updates.

Ediscovery security

Week 3: October 16-20 Theme: Today’s Predictions for Tomorrow’s Internet Connected devices, digitized records, smart cars, and smart homes have become a new reality. Week 3 reminds citizens that their sensitive, personal information is the fuel that makes these smart devices work. While there are tremendous benefits to using this cutting-edge technology, it’s critical to
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cyber security at Everlaw

Week 2: October 9-13 Theme: Cybersecurity in the Workplace is Everyone’s Business This week’s theme—“Cybersecurity in the Workplace Is Everyone’s Business”—highlights the ways businesses of all types can protect themselves, their employees, and their customers against the most common security threats. Creating a culture of cybersecurity from the breakroom to the boardroom is essential and
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Cyber security ediscovery

National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM) October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month! This is an annual campaign, led by the Department of Homeland Security, to raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. NCSAM is designed to engage and educate both public and private sector partners through events and initiatives. The goal of these initiatives
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Everlaw cloud

Legal technologists can rattle off plenty of reasons to move to the cloud, but for many law firms the jump to cloud-based technology still seems daunting. Briggs and Morgan CIO Robert Dubois tried to demystify the process Monday at ILTACON in Las Vegas, with hard-won advice on evaluating cloud services. His first tip: focus less
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Mark Olvey with Taft Stettinius

Law firm security breaches are grabbing headlines, and the Wall Street Journal reports “there is no such thing as a non-security IT staffer.” Staying current about rapidly-emerging threats and best practices can be overwhelming for IT staff, let alone law firm partners. Gartner recently estimated over $81.6 billion is being spent on cybersecurity, an indication
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HIPAA compliance at everlaw

Security within an organization requires constant attention and continuous improvement. At Everlaw, the privacy and security of our customers’ information is of utmost importance. We recently announced that Everlaw achieved a SOC 2 Type 2 certification in Security, Availability, and Confidentiality. For a company to receive this certification, it must have policies and practices that
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Everlaw Celebrates International Women’s Day

We call her The Hawke. And in honor of International Women’s Day, today we celebrate her achievements. Lisa Hawke, our Director of Policy and Compliance, is one of the most considerate people you’ll ever meet, even when strictly enforcing our security protocols. She is a volunteer on the Events Committee with Women in Security and
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