TITLE

Encryption Made Simple for Lawyers

AUTHOR(S)
Ries, David G.; Simek, John W.
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Nebraska Lawyer Magazine;May/Jun2013, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses encryption as a necessary security tool for attorneys to use in providing protection to information regarding their clients. It offers information on the use of encryption on devices such as full disk or limited encryption for laptops and portable media, and iOS 4 and Android OS (operating system) for smartphones and tablets as well as Wired Equivalent Privacy and Wi-Fi Protected Access on wireless networks and transport layer security encryption on electronic mails.
ACCESSION #
87630699

 

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