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Hi Tech: Firms taking measures to ease clients' cybersecurity concerns | Luigi Benetton

Monday, September 11, 2017 @ 8:58 AM | By Luigi Benetton

You can protect client data from malicious hackers, right? Prove it. “We have a request a month from clients to demonstrate how secure we are,” said Lionel Cochey, director of information security governance and risk management for Bennett Jones LLP.

Hackers can’t always crack the digital defences of a target organization. So, they attack those of their lawyers instead. They may use any information they can steal to hurt a business through its lawyers.

Service providers (like lawyers) whose clients value security may want to consider...