Shameela Gonzalez: How to close the door on pirates and parasites
Melbourne, Australia – 12 December 2023
Digital technology is central to the business of conveyancers and lawyers. The transition from hardcopy searches and transactions, to online, feels like a natural progression, but can expose your business to cyber pirates and parasites.
Business is better and faster – in the main – but the shift to digital has created an Achilles heel of sorts.
Although the openings are small and closing, cyber pirates and parasites are finding their way through the cracks.
Criminals are looking to expose any weakness in systems for their own gain. The victims are often everyday people – mums, dads, and businesses.
As industry matures, so do their defences against fraud. Vigilance is key.