CYBER BREACH – PRACTICAL STEPS YOU CAN TAKE!March 27, 2018 — Columbus, OH | Download PDF | Media Contact: Antionette Goff
Cyber threats continue to plague businesses, including lawyers and law firms. In 2018, we’re continuing to see cyber threats involving:
Fraudulent wiring instructions
A recent publication by Beazley reports that 36% of cyber- attacks involved a hack or malware, while 28% were from accidental disclosure and 7% arose from a portable device. Beazley 2018 Breach Briefing provides detailed analysis of cyber attacks and examples of what you can do to protect your firm.
Tax scams are also rampant this time of year. The IRS has issued a Tax Scams/ Consumer Alert and How to know it’s really the IRS calling or knocking on your door. These offer good tips to follow.
As always, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at OBLIC.
Gretchen Koehler Mote, Esq.,
Director of Loss Prevention
OBLIC is dedicated to protecting Ohio lawyers and their clients and has carried this mission for over three decades. OBLIC was incorporated on December 5, 1978 and commenced operations on September 1, 1979. The company was formed in response to an ongoing insurance crisis among Ohio attorneys. OBLIC's headquarters are located at 1650 Lake Shore Drive in Columbus, Ohio