Tech Tip #262: Evaluate Security Best Practices of Cloud-based Vendors
As law firms continue to grow their usage of cloud-based tools, it’s important to know what factors to evaluate to remain secure in the cloud. It’s important to do your due diligence and understand the steps that vendors take to secure their data and their systems. Questions you can ask include:
- How often do they back up their data?
- Do they undergo internal security audits?
- Do they have procedures in place to easily respond to subpoenas?
- Will you receive a notification if the security of the system is breached and how soon?
Read this whitepaper for more tips on what security factors to consider when choosing a cloud-based vendor.