Ride the Lightning

Cybersecurity and Future of Law Practice Blog
by Sharon D. Nelson Esq., President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc.

Recent Posts

Jan 13, 2022

Congress’ Secret Weapon: The Cyberspace Solarium Commission

The Washington Post (sub.req.) reported on January 7 that the Cyberspace Solarium Commission, which was very recently dissolved, was Congress’

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Jan 12, 2022

Porn and Memes Disrupt Novak Djokovic’s Visa Hearing

We just don’t seem to learn simple lessons.  Here’s a case in point. Vice reported on January 10 that a

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Jan 11, 2022

Big Law Firm Quinn Emanuel Says Its Lawyers can “Work From Anywhere” – Permanently!

Bloomberg Law reported on December 23 that John Quinn, the founder of Big Law firm Quinn Emanuel, has said that

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Jan 06, 2022

E-Discovery “Nips and Tucks” from Craig Ball

Craig Ball’s January 3rd post delighted me. With no apparent effort, Craig masters being succinct and colorful, teaching a LOT

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Jan 05, 2022

China’s AI Attorney Prosecutes with 97% Accuracy

The New York Post reported on December 27 that scientists in China claim they have programmed artificial intelligence to identify

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Jan 04, 2022

25% of Law Firms Have Suffered a Data Breach

I am delighted to say that I recently learned that the ABA has published its 2021 cybersecurity summary from its

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Dec 21, 2021

Killer Robots Are Real: Majority of a United Nations Conference Favors Banning Them

OK, not a cheerful subject for a holiday blog post. But you have to sit up and take notice when

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Dec 16, 2021

CISA Issues Severe Cybersecurity Warning Just Before the Holidays

Bleeping Computer reported on December 15 that the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has warned critical infrastructure organizations to

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Dec 15, 2021

IT Division of Virginia’s General Assembly Suffers Ransomware Attack

On December 13, the Washington Post (sub.req.) posted that the IT arm of Virginia’s General Assembly had been hit by

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Dec 14, 2021

Why Do 62% of Law Firms Fail to Conduct Incident Response Tabletop Exercises?

Law.com reported on December 10 some interesting stats from ILTA’s 2021 Technology Survey. 62% of law firm respondents said their

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Dec 09, 2021

U.S. Military Taking on Ransomware Groups

That is reportedly true, according to a CNET post on December 5. The US military has gone on the offensive

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Dec 08, 2021

Google and Microsoft Taking on Hackers

Two good sources here: A Washington Post report (12/7, sub.req.) and a post from ZDNet (12/8). Google announced that it

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