Cyber Insurance

Buying cyber insurance

10 Questions to Ask When Buying Cyber Insurance

Many small businesses have not yet purchased cyber insurance but the threat for them is very real. Perhaps they don’t know where and how to get started with the purchase process, or what to look for? A recent personal experience quickly reminded me of the importance of getting insurance in place. 

Not all cyber policies are the same

What is Cyber Insurance?

Learn the core principles of a cyber policy. What does a cyber policy cover? Analyzing insuring agreements. How to trigger coverage. It is crucial to understand the basics of a cyber policy to establish what the policy intends to cover.

ransomware example

Asking the Right Questions – Ransomware Edition

We’ve all been in a position where we’re asked a question we can’t answer. This article focuses on how to answer the question, “does this policy cover ransomware” because while the question is simple, the answer is not.

ransomware attack

What is Ransomware?

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that cyber criminals use to prevent computer users from accessing systems or critical data until they’ve paid a ransom.

Social Engineering Fraud

What is Social Engineering Fraud?

Social Engineering Fraud is the use of psychology to manipulate someone into following instructions to share confidential information or send money.

Privacy and security

Privacy legislation and Cyber Insurance

For any business owner or director, it is essential to have an understanding of privacy laws. In collecting, handling, and storing data, your organization may be exposed to lawsuits from different stakeholders or charged hefty fines for violations by regulators.

Category: Cyber Insurance

Buying cyber insurance

10 Questions to Ask When Buying Cyber Insurance

Many small businesses have not yet purchased cyber insurance but the threat for them is very real. Perhaps they don’t know where and how to get started with the purchase process, or what to look for? A recent personal experience quickly reminded me of the importance of getting insurance in place. 

Not all cyber policies are the same

What is Cyber Insurance?

Learn the core principles of a cyber policy. What does a cyber policy cover? Analyzing insuring agreements. How to trigger coverage. It is crucial to understand the basics of a cyber policy to establish what the policy intends to cover.

ransomware example

Asking the Right Questions – Ransomware Edition

We’ve all been in a position where we’re asked a question we can’t answer. This article focuses on how to answer the question, “does this policy cover ransomware” because while the question is simple, the answer is not.

ransomware attack

What is Ransomware?

Ransomware is a type of malicious software (malware) that cyber criminals use to prevent computer users from accessing systems or critical data until they’ve paid a ransom.

Social Engineering Fraud

What is Social Engineering Fraud?

Social Engineering Fraud is the use of psychology to manipulate someone into following instructions to share confidential information or send money.

Privacy and security

Privacy legislation and Cyber Insurance

For any business owner or director, it is essential to have an understanding of privacy laws. In collecting, handling, and storing data, your organization may be exposed to lawsuits from different stakeholders or charged hefty fines for violations by regulators.

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