434 ABA Journal Cybersecurity articles.
After ransomware attack on state attorney general’s office, hackers begin posting documents
Hackers have posted documents that are said to be stolen from the Illinois attorney general’s office, including documents labeled “judgments entered,” “shakedown cases” and “state prisoners.”
May 4, 2021 11:17 AM CDT
Array of cyber investigation tools comes with risks
As courts rely more on digital forensic evidence in civil and criminal cases, attorneys have investigatory tools at their disposal that nevertheless raise legal and ethical concerns.
Mar 9, 2021 3:31 PM CST
Lawyers warned of AI pitfalls, cybersecurity attacks and deepfake threats
If lawyers and their clients make use of artificial intelligence, they should consider the ethical and legal implications and protect against the emerging threat of deepfakes and cybersecurity attacks, legal experts said Monday at ABA Techshow.
Mar 8, 2021 5:28 PM CST
California opens applications for retroactive bar admission
Provisional licensure applications, for people who recently did not pass the California bar exam but would have with the new cut score, are…
Feb 25, 2021 3:39 PM CST
Feb 17, 2021 9:26 AM CST
Feb 3, 2021 10:57 AM CST
Federal court documents and DOJ emails compromised in cybersecurity breach
The federal courts and the U.S. Department of Justice have announced that they were apparently affected by a hack of widely used network management software known as SolarWinds.
Jan 7, 2021 1:11 PM CST
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Dec 1, 2020 3:25 PM CST
Trump pardons former national security adviser Flynn
President Donald Trump announced Wednesday that he has pardoned former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the…
Nov 25, 2020 4:00 PM CST
Nov 17, 2020 3:20 PM CST
BigLaw firm and bar groups report data breaches
A ransomware attack on a vendor may have revealed some information about current and former employees at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft, the law firm has reported.
Nov 13, 2020 4:40 PM CST
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Oct 22, 2020 12:13 PM CDT
Seyfarth Shaw is in ‘restoration phase’ after malware attack
Seyfarth Shaw announced Thursday that the law firm has worked tirelessly this week to protect its confidential data after a malware attack last weekend.
Oct 16, 2020 10:09 AM CDT
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