What Your IT Needs To Know About Data Security

Five things your IT department wants [the GC] to know about data security (Thomson Reuters, 30 Jan 2014) – The year 2013 was pretty terrifying when it comes to data security. Amid the fears created by the breaches at Adobe and Target, plus the knowledge that big brother really has been watching us through the NSA, every corporate counsel ought to be concerned about data security at their organization. However, as the senior manager of IT Operations for Serengeti, a SaaS (software as a service) e-billing and matter management company, Anne-Marie Scollay explains that there is no “silver bullet that provides an impervious layer of security around data.” Anne-Marie frequently collaborates with legal departments and their IT teams as they evaluate Serengeti’s cloud solution and shares insights regarding data security.

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