The Law Society of NSW and its partner insurer Lawcover are alerting lawyers about the growing risk of cyber fraud.
Data and cyber security for law practices
Knowing how to safely handle and store data is more important than ever. This guide provides tips on how to safeguard data held by your practice, what to do if you fall victim to a cybercrime event, and the obligations law practices have in collecting and holding 'personal information'.
Cyber risk management checklist
The Law Society and Lawcover's free checklist provides practical tips on how to prevent cyber fraud - covering everything from payment processes and email fraud to data storage and backups.
Together we can help prevent cyber fraud
Share this flyer with clients to help them reduce the risk of cyber fraud.
ASIC has also created some valuable resources on cyber resilience and good practices. A link to the page can be found here.
For more information and to download additional resources, visit Lawcover’s website.