Law360, Washington (February 17, 2017, 5:35 PM EST) -- Law firms big and small sit on vast troves of highly sensitive client information coveted by hackers, and while progress has been made in defending that information, experts say the entire legal industry needs to remain vigilant in fighting off potential breaches of their security.

Harvey Rishikof, a Crowell & Moring LLP privacy & cybersecurity and government contracts group senior counsel who co-chairs the American Bar Association's Cybersecurity Legal Task Force, and the ABA urge a number of standard steps for law firms to take to...