Cyber-Risk

Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Finding Coverage for GDPR Liabilities

Companies need to consider the application of liability insurance to cover certain losses and liabilities related to the EU’s GDPR.

 
Year in Risk 2018

Year in Risk 2018

By examining some of the most notable risk events of the past year, risk managers can better understand the challenges and opportunities on the horizon.

 
Global Regulation Landscape: Data Protection in 2018

Global Regulation Landscape: Data Protection in 2018

As threats to data privacy and security proliferate, authorities worldwide have been increasingly active, making it a banner year for data security regulation.

 
Mitigating Third Party Risk in Supply Chains

Mitigating Third Party Risk in Supply Chains

Digital supply chains can expose critical data to increasing levels of risk.

 
The Cyber Confidence Gap

The Cyber Confidence Gap

Cyberrisks are the second-highest concern across all business sizes and industries, surpassed only by medical inflation.

 
Cyber Insurance Market Trends

Cyber Insurance Market Trends

A new survey offers insight into who’s purchased new cyber insurance policies in 2018 and why.

 
Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

Turning to Crime Insurance Policies for Phishing Losses

When a loss from a phishing attack occurs, employers should promptly consider all of their insurance coverage, including their crime insurance policies.

 
An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

An Enterprise Approach to Data Security

To ensure enterprise-wide security, organizations must employ a more holistic strategy.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – November

Notepad: Risk in Review – November

A dire global warming prediction, a deadly earthquake strikes Indonesia, and more.

 
The Paper Threat

The Paper Threat

Organizations often overlook the information security threat posed by paper.

 
Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Understanding the Risk of “Immutable” Blockchain Applications

Blockchain has some powerful advantages, but a database that cannot be edited and software that cannot be turned off present unique and potentially troubling risks. 

 
Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Hack the Vote 2: Cyberrisks to Election Infrastructure

Since we last covered cyberthreats to U.S. election infrastructure, the risks have become far more real. While much has changed, problems remain.

 
Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Insuring Against GDPR Liability

Will the European Union’s new data protection regulation impact the cyber insurance market?

 
What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

What Is the California Consumer Privacy Act?

Businesses will face a wide range of obligations under California’s new data protection law.

 
GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

GDPR and the Role of the Data Protection Officer

Hiring a data protection officer is a key tenet of the GDPR, but what exactly does that entail?