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12. Encryption software for safely when sharing confidential information over the internet 13. Cloud data storage, for important files and documents on cases 14. Security software in all computers Trust and confidentiality are two of the biggest expectations of a client when it comes to working with an attorney. Certain precautions for security should be made regardless of the size of firm someone is working for. For instance, when a member of a legal team has sensitive information regarding a client or their case on a laptop, tablet, or smartphone it’s easy to misplace, lose, or have stolen without your knowledge. To ensure the privacy of information, these devices need to have strong, hard to guess passwords using number, letters, lowercase and capital letters. Legal team members should only “use secure network connections and avoid
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SMALL FIRM TECHNOLOGY AND SECURITY 3 public access points that provide no security. For the highest security, only encrypted connections should be used” (Goldman, 2015). And it’s also a strong security measure should include and ethical wall which is described as “Restricting access to information or files from those with a potential conflict of interest or who do not have a need to know the client information” (Goldman, 2015). Reference Page Goldman, T. F. (01/2015). Technology in the Law Office, 4th Edition. [Purdue University Global Bookshelf]. Retrieved from
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