Computer Security Awareness Training Offered for Lawyers and Law Office Staff

/ Computer Security Awareness Training Offered for Lawyers and Law Office Staff

Computer Security Awareness Training Offered for Lawyers and Law Office Staff

On June 22nd, 2012 Secure Decisions will deliver computer security awareness education as part of a Continuing Law Education (CLE) program offered at the Applied Science Foundation for Homeland Security.

NORTHPORT, NY, May 22nd, 2012 – The “Protecting Electronic Information in the Law Office” course is designed to educate practicing attorneys about their legal and ethical responsibilities to protect electronically stored information. Secure Decisions will be delivering an interactive educational session that focuses on understanding how easy it is for confidential data to be inadvertently released in the electronic workplace, an essential first step to ensuring adequate protection for electronic information.

The Secure Decisions session will cover a variety of computer security topics including data leakage, malicious software, email and phishing, safe web browsing, and mobile and wireless device safety.  It will be taught by Laurin Buchanan, a cyber security subject matter expert with the Secure Decisions division of Applied Visions, Inc. Ms. Buchanan is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) who has previously developed and managed corporate information security programs, and authored and delivered computer security education for organizations such as the New York Software Industry Association and Bank of New York.

The course is being sponsored by the Applied Science Foundation for Homeland Security (ASFHS) and will be held at the Morrelly Center in Bethpage, New York.  In addition to the computer security awareness session, the course will provide two sessions on ethical obligations of attorneys to preserve and protect their confidential data, taught by Joseph Lazzarotti, Esq. and Paul Herzfeld, Esq. It is anticipated that attendees will receive three CLE credits, including two Ethics and Professionalism credits.

If you are interested in registering for the Continuing Legal Education Course please visit the ASFHS website at http://www.asfhs.org/ASFHS/CLE.html.

Related Links

To learn more about Secure Decisions’ Computer Awareness Education please visit www.securedecisions.com/cyber-security-education.  To learn more about the Applied Sciences Foundation for Homeland Security please visit www.asfhs.org.

About Secure Decisions and Applied Visions

Secure Decisions is a leader in cyber security visualization, with an established track record of R&D contracts and product development. Secure Decisions’ products are used to enhance the situational awareness of senior officers, computer network defenders, and other security professionals in government and commercial organizations. VIAssist™ and MeerCAT® are among Secure Decisions’ extensive portfolio of cyber defense solutions.

Applied Visions, Inc. (AVI) provides software products, custom solutions, and advanced technology research for commercial and government customers. The company’s vision and expertise in visual software solutions for complex defense, national security, and business problems have served AVI’s customers in the Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, the intelligence community, and prominent technology and Fortune 500 firms.

For more information, please visit avi.com and www.securedecisions.com.

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