Completing this webinar satisfies the Law Society of Scotland's annual mandatory requirement of 1 hour risk management CPD
Cyber-attacks are becoming more common and more sophisticated. It is not a case of whether you will be attacked, but when. Law firms are a target because of the information that they hold and the money that goes through their accounts.
The 6th Data Protection Principle under the GDPR requires organisations to take appropriate technical and organisational measures to ensure the security of personal data. As our data is increasingly stored and transferred electronically we will explore what this principle means in relation to cybersecurity.
What does data protection and other legislation say?
Where can we find guidance on the standards that the Government, the ICO and others expect us to adhere to?
The webinar will also cover the top ten steps to cyber security; incident management and breach reporting, regulatory fines and compensation.