FAIRFAX, Va., March 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Bar Association (ABA) has recently released Locked Down: Practical Information Security for Lawyers
In the four years since the initial publication of Locked Down, data security has exploded as a concern for law firms. Today, with data breaches a daily feature in the news, and under pressure from clients and insurance companies, law firms are scrambling to enhance their security. New threats and defenses to those threats surface with astonishing rapidity. A skilled hacker with advanced technology and sufficient funds is likely to breach your security walls. So the new manta is identify, protect, detect, respond, and recover. Keeping up on the latest information you need to protect your confidential data can be a daunting task.
The second edition of Locked Down: Practical Information Security for Lawyers is the answer to this challenge. Authors Sharon D. Nelson, David G. Ries, and John W. Simek are recognized experts in cybersecurity, and their lectures draw standing-room-only crowds. They give you the data security basics you need in simple, easy-to-understand language. You can manage your risk by following the practical advice provided in this book.
- The latest news in the data breach world, including true stories of breached law firms
- The ethical issues of data security
- The need for a comprehensive approach to security
- The dangers of using laptops, tablets, and smartphones on public Wi-Fi
- Strong passwords and the growing need for two-factor authentication
- Encryption, which is now cheap, fast and simple –and may be ethically required
- The elements of a good incident response plan
- The future of information security
The book is priced at $79.95 ($63.95 for members of the ABA's Law Practice Division) and is available through the ABA's website store at http://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Store/ProductDetails.aspx?productId=238368703&term=locked%20down.
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For more information about this release, call Sharon D. Nelson, Esq. at 703-359-0700.
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