Cyber Security And Why Law Firms Should Care

Cyber criminals are opportunists and the legal sector can provide exactly what they are looking to take advantage of. Firms that manage activities with large associated financial values such as property sales, or mergers and acquisitions, are a prime target for cyber crooks who are looking for lucrative prospects. According to the NatWest 2017 Legal Benchmarking Report, in 2016 as many as one in four law firms in the UK were affected by cyber attacks.