Cyber-Risk

Are Your Tech Products Setting You Up for Exposure?

Are Your Tech Products Setting You Up for Exposure?

While large, household-name companies are often the focus of publicity when a data breach occurs, the tech companies that provided the system may also be liable.

 
Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Securing Insurance for Cyberbreach Investigations

Insurance can help offset the enormous costs of a data breach investigation.

 
New Ransomware and Cyberextortion Schemes Hold Businesses Hostage

New Ransomware and Cyberextortion Schemes Hold Businesses Hostage

CryptoLocker is only one of many new cyberextortion schemes.

 
The Real Risks of Virtual Reality

The Real Risks of Virtual Reality

Facebook’s purchase of Oculus VR promises to usher in a new era for virtual reality, but these opportunities come with a new set of risks.

 
Combating the Evolving Malware Threat

Combating the Evolving Malware Threat

Today’s advanced malware is increasingly rendering traditional protective measures ineffective.

 
Hacking the Hackers

Hacking the Hackers

Companies are adopting more aggressive legal and technological strategies to fight hackers.

 
Captive Use for Cyberrisk Low

Captive Use for Cyberrisk Low

Few organizations use their captive insurer to cover cyberrisks.

 
Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Users Not Grasping Social Media Risks

Most customers enjoy a false sense of security when it comes to social media risk.

 
What to Consider When Buying Cyberinsurance

What to Consider When Buying Cyberinsurance

Understanding insurance coverage details is an important element of any cybersecurity program.

 
Building a Better BYOD Strategy

Building a Better BYOD Strategy

Corporate owned, personally enabled technology policies offer both security and flexibility.

 
Managing Data Protection in Higher Education

Managing Data Protection in Higher Education

Colleges and universities increasingly face data security challenges.

 
In Banks We Trust

In Banks We Trust

Customers increasingly believe that financial institutions do a better job protecting their data than retailers or the government .

 
Data Legislation Patchwork

Data Legislation Patchwork

Despite a number of recent high profile data breaches, efforts to establish national standards for data security have failed.

 
Data Breach Costs on the Rise

Data Breach Costs on the Rise

Data breaches cost companies15% more than last year.

 
The Small Business Cybersecurity Blindspot

The Small Business Cybersecurity Blindspot

Contrary to popular opinion, small businesses may be even more vulnerable to hackers than larger companies.