The use of SAAS and IAAS Cloud services is now a core part of IT Strategy for most law firms with the adoption of Office 365 and Azure leading the way. With core data now shifting from on-premise servers to the Cloud, the security requirement for this data is shifting from perimeter-based solutions to using encryption of the data itself.
With all encryption, the most vital piece is the control of the keys to ensure only trusted users and use cases can access the data. This is particularly vital for Cloud services where a shared platform is being used.
Martyn Styles, Head of Information Security at Bird & Bird, spoke at our Virtual Breakfast Briefing to discuss why the international leading law firm chose a multi-Cloud Key Manager to implement a Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) strategy.