Cybercrime and information security present challenges for all organisations. A cyberattack or data breach can cause major disruption, reputational damage and financial costs. In this second edition of our guide we profile the latest threats and risks, and provide basic tips for best practice. The Guide to cybersecurity is also available as a downloadable pdf.

Risk areas

Information on the risk areas law firms should consider when it comes to cybersecurity.

The threats

Cyber threats can be categorised as either inadvertent or deliberate.

The consequences of a cybersecurity breach

The difference between a cyberattack and cyber-breach.

£1000 grant for Cyber Essentials

To help more businesses become cyber secure, Scottish Enterprise are running a Cyber Essentials Voucher Scheme which offers a voucher up to the value of £1000 to support Scottish SME’s to achieve the certification.

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Cyber security certification

Complete the course to become a certified specialist in cyber security. Accelerate your career by learning from top experts in class and online.