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Cyber criminals stole GBP 11 mln from law firm customers in 2017 - NSCS

Thursday 19 July 2018 | 10:01 CET | News
The UK's National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has brought out a report about cybersecurity aimed particularly at law companies, noting that GBP 11 million of client money was stolen between 2016 and 2017 due to cyber crime and that 60 percent of law firms reported an information security incident last year, an increase of almost 20 percent from the year before. Law firms are attractive targets because they handle sensitive client information and can handle large funds as they enable commercial and business transactions. They are prey to a whole range of threats, including phishing, data

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