From our friends at Information System Integration (ISI) comes this interesting article on “Cybercrime and the Looming Digital Exploitation of the Government Affairs Sector.”
“Like legal firms and lawyers, today’s lobby shops and government relations professionals have a diverse portfolio of influential clients. These clients are often newsmakers themselves, which puts the spotlight on those who serve their interests. Additionally, many of these clients for which lobbyists advocate before elected government deal in highly sensitive or contentious areas of public policy. These distinctions of the advocacy world make government affairs and policy shops prime targets for cybercriminals, cyber-activists, as well as nation-state hackers.”
Read the whole article here and contact Michael King to discuss your firm’s vulnerabilities.