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Global Study Reveals Digital Threat Remains Biggest Threat for Businesses

Posted on: February 20, 2017 by Chris Murray

A report recently released by the Business Continuity Institute and the British Standards Institution shows the threat of cyber attacks, data breaches, and political instability resulting from rising populism are among the top concerns for businesses around the world. The report is based on a survey of 726 organizations in 79 countries in sectors that […] Read More

Posted in: blog Cyber Liability

How Well Do Your Clients’ Cyber Security Measures Stack Up?

Posted on: June 27, 2016 by Chris Murray

Every organization today is at risk of a data breach, with each company looking to protect against and manage breaches effectively. Most are trying to balance both proactive and reactive cyber security measures, which involves looking to prevent the next data breach while also preparing for when a breach occurs so they can respond quickly […] Read More

Posted in: blog Cyber Liability Uncategorized

Mitigating Ransomware Risks at Healthcare Facilities

Posted on: March 17, 2016 by Chris Murray

Hollywood Presbyterian Hospital in Los Angeles, California recently made news when it was forced to pay forty bitcoins – that’s about $17,000 USD – to regain access to its electronic medical health records.  Hackers seized control of the hospital’s computer systems and would only give back access when the money was paid. The hackers used […] Read More

Posted in: blog Cyber Liability Healthcare

Cyber Liability: Safeguarding Corporate Data in the Cloud

Posted on: November 2, 2015 by Caitlin Morgan

Findings from a survey of IT executives conducted around the world were recently released in a report, “Keeping Your Data Safe: Protecting Corporate Information in the Cloud”. The report cites that while the majority of executives realize the benefits of cloud applications and technologies, data security and privacy concerns remain the biggest challenges of using […] Read More

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Report Shows Cyber Security Frequency and Costs Continue to Rise

Posted on: October 7, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

Report Shows Cyber Security Frequency and Costs Continue to Rise As the federal government begins its annual National Cyber Security Awareness campaign for the month of October, a new report on the subject from pricewaterhouseCoopers (pwc) reveals that the total number of security incidents detected by their survey respondents climbed to 42.8 million this year, […] Read More

Posted in: Cyber Liability

Cyber Liability An Emerging Risk for Directors & Officers

Posted on: August 20, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Cyber Liability An Emerging Risk for Directors & Officers Directors and officers are vulnerable to a number of exposures from securities and business litigation, which includes breach of fiduciary duty, derivative shareholder action & securities fraud, and class action suits. And although there has been a downturn in the number of suits filed for the […] Read More

Posted in: Cyber Liability Directors & Officers Uncategorized

Captive Solutions: The Growth of Captives Continues

Posted on: April 10, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

In 2011, there were 5,745 captives formed compared with 5,587 in 2010. And the captive insurance marketplace in 2010 in the U.S. alone wrote over $7.6 billion in premiums, generating $2.6 billion in net profits for its participants. What’s more, once considered only an option for Fortune 1000 companies, today there is a growing trend […] Read More

Posted in: Captive Solutions