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What can law firms do to reduce their information security risks?

Consumer file sharing tools are creeping into use in law firms, but they come with some inherent security risks, says HighQ

21 October 2014

File sharing software is high priority for law firms today, as professionals expect to have access to the best of the consumer tools they use in their personal lives at work.

However, using public file sharing and storage tools like iCloud or Dropbox for business-related communications can be risky. But what can law firms do to ensure that their data stays secure?

The best thing firms can do is choose a file sharing platform with enterprise-grade security features.

When it comes to enterprise file sharing software, the privacy and security of data should be paramount concerns anyway.

For this reason, one of the major differentiators of enterprise cloud solutions and consumer-grade cloud tools is security.

The best enterprise cloud vendors build their platforms with the best security features from the ground up, and host in private data centres with single tenant architecture.

Enterprise tools are designed to meet...

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