People as Important as Technology in Protecting Firms From Cyber Risks

by Kara Mason

LAW WEEK COLORADO

Even for the most cautious and secure of organizations, cyber threats still loom. For law firms, threats have added layers of complexity as clients and sensitive information vary.

Fennemore Craig Chief Technology Officer Dean Seiveno said security takes on several different facets at the nationwide firm.

“There are a lot of tools,” Seiveno said of how a firm might protect its files, emails and other information. But there’s also a major people aspect when determining the best methods of security.

People are just as much a part of the solution as the technology, he said.

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