Email scams are targeting law practices

 

Key
insights:

Beware of increasingly prevalent email scams, especially those requesting passwords or email addresses

Be vigilant in updating computer security software

Be wary of fraudulent emails requiring any changes to payment directions or trust accounts

 

This article written on behalf of Lawcover was first published in the May 2018 edition of The Law Society of NSW Journal under the title ‘Emails: danger handle with care’.