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Sean Griffin Discusses Legal Hack Attacks with LegalTech News

May 21, 2020

Sean Griffin, Washington, D.C.-based member in Dykema’s Commercial Litigation Practice Group, was quoted in the LegalTech News article, “Meet the Hacker Groups Snatching Law Firms’ Client Data.”

The article focuses on two hacking groups, Maze and REvil. In the article, Griffin advises law firms to encrypt as much of their data as possible to help mitigate the risk of being hacked. He also noted that a state’s data breach notification requirement usually won’t apply for breached encrypted data, which also avoids steep notification costs.

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