Some of the biggest law firms in the United States have been breached by malicious hackers. Their intent? Confidential information for the purposes of insider training, a report has revealed.
The law firms that represent some of the biggest Fortune 500 and Wall Street companies for lawsuits, mergers and acquisitions, legal counsel and more have been breached, a Wall Street Journal report has revealed.
The targeted firms include Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP, Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP, among others.
While it is still unclear as to what the hackers stole or indeed, were looking for, the subsequent investigation is looking into the possibility of hacking to [...]