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Using Cloud Backup: It’s Essential To Test Your Cloud Backups On A Regular Basis.

January 24th, 2014

Cloud backup offers a secure and encrypted method of protection for your critical business data. But unless you test it regularly, you won’t know if it is truly backing up all your data, or if you can access your data in a timely fashion.

You can rest assured knowing your data is secure as long as you perform regular tests to ensure your data is recoverable.

How Do I Know if My Computer Network is Vulnerable to Malicious Attacks?

January 23rd, 2014

Cybercriminals are always looking for weak points in a network system to hack the security system of your business and get confidential information. Some hackers do it for the pleasure of wreaking havoc on security systems, while others do it for financial reasons; regardless of the reason, malicious attacks are an awful experience for businesses.

Useful iPad Apps For Your Law Practice

January 22nd, 2014

If you’re like other attorneys today, you use your iPad during trials, depositions and when on the go. In fact, an iPad can be an extremely useful tool as long as proper security measures are in place to ensure sensitive data remains protected. There are thousands of apps available to increase your productivity wherever you are.

“Smart” Appliances Now Pose a Global Malicious IT Threat!

January 21st, 2014

You’re probably aware of the malicious activity waiting to attack your computer and smartphone. But have you ever worried about the security of your home appliances? An Internet security firm recently discovered a global cyber-attack involving more than 100,000 consumer gadgets, including home-networking routers, televisions, and a “smart” refrigerator.

Law Firms and The BYOD Trend: How to Manage Potential Security Risks

January 20th, 2014

Law firms are rapidly adopting the “bring your own device” trend to improve productivity and efficiencies. But there’s a problem — Using BYOD can impact your law firm’s security.  This can be addressed by creating BYOD policies. It’s critical to define your employee rights and appropriate use of mobile devices in order to protect your firm’s security.

New Year, New Security Measures

January 19th, 2014

Protect Your Business From McAfee’s Predicted Security Threats.

If you’re wondering what security threats to look out for in the New Year, McAfee released its security predictions for 2014. The report states that:

Mobile devices will be a the biggest target for attackers,
Ransomware is quickly becoming more sophisticated, and
Social sites are being leveraged to steal users’ financial information.

Defend Yourself When Using Information Technology.

January 19th, 2014

IT has transformed today’s law firm.  Attorneys can now use technology to quickly and efficiently obtain and share legal information to boost their firm’s overall productivity. As the managing partner of your firm, you must know how to use technology without compromising clients’ confidential information.