Information Security Protection
The Washington State Bar Association published opinion 2215, an advisory committee opinion on cloud computing. As law firms strive to “go paperless” the need for information security is growing. A lawyer has an ethical duty to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of their client’s information. And, in a world where information is stored “in the cloud,” information security is becoming more and more important. Brett Kobes is ISO 27001 Foundations Course and ISO 27001 Lead Implementer certified. The ISO 27001 certification and knowledge obtained thereby is essential to the establishment of an information security management system that maximizes the confidentiality, integrity and availability of client information.