London, September 5, 2023 – Leading cybersecurity company Egress has been announced as a finalist in the IT Security Provider of the Year category for the British Legal Technology Awards 2023.
The British Legal Technology Awards recognize excellence in legal technology, IT, security, leadership & innovation, as well as individuals, teams and suppliers transforming the future of legal services.
Independent research conducted by Egress shows that 95% of law firms have fallen victim to phishing attacks and 94% have experienced data loss from outbound email due to human error and data exfiltration. Egress now works with over 250 enterprise and mid-market law firms in the UK, including three of the top five Magic Circle Law Firms, to protect them against advanced inbound and outbound email threats.
Egress simplifies human risk management for email, providing a single intelligent product suite that minimizes disruption to fee earners while also augmenting security awareness training. The launch of its adaptive security architecture has also been a game-changer in the legal cybersecurity arena, giving firms a holistic and hyper-accurate view of human risk, and automating email security controls based on changes in the threat landscape.
The British Legal Technology awards take place on November 22, 2023 in London, and the full list of finalists can be found here: https://www.britishlegalitawards.com/2023-finalists/