This article appeared in Cybersecurity Law & Strategy, an ALM publication for privacy and security professionals, Chief Information Security Officers, Chief Information Officers, Chief Technology Officers, Corporate Counsel, Internet and Tech Practitioners, In-House Counsel. Visit the website to learn more.

As technology continues to evolve, law firms face increasing challenges in protecting their sensitive data from cyberthreats. The legal industry is a prime target for cybercriminals due to the high value of the information kept and produced, including confidential client data, intellectual property and financial records.