Law Firms - 'Easy Quarry' for Hackers


In recent years the FBI has held meetings with major law firms due to concern about their networks being a soft target for criminal data theft. Mary Galligan, the head of the cyber security department in the FBI's New York office was quoted by Bloomberg on this problem. “As financial institutions in New York City and the world become stronger, a hacker can hit a law firm and it’s a much, much easier quarry,” Your firm should have a diagram of its network and detailed computer logs.