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QBE North America Adds Breach Plan Services To All Cyber Policies

Add-On Demonstrates QBE’s Focus on Offering Innovative Solutions and Delivering Value to Customers New York, NY (Mar. 1, 2018) – QBE North America, an integrated specialist insurer, is pleased to announce the inclusion of data breach planning services in all Cyber policies, giving policyholders a simplified approach to the development of an actionable cyber breach… Read more »

Crawford & Company Launches Cyber Loss Management Program in Canada

Toronto, ON (Feb. 20, 2018) – Crawford & Company® (Canada) Inc. today announced the launch of its cyber loss management program to the Canadian marketplace. In response to the emerging risk of cyber threats to organizations of all sizes and across all industries, Crawford has developed an industry solution to effectively mitigate and manage losses…. Read more »

Cyber Risk Management Not Keeping Up with Rising Cybersecurity Concerns

New Survey by Marsh, Microsft New York, NY (Feb. 15, 2018) – Few organizations are highly confident in their ability to manage the risk of a cyber-attack, despite viewing cybersecurity as a top risk management priority, according to a new global survey conducted by Marsh, a global leader in insurance broking and innovative risk management… Read more »

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Cisco, Apple, Aon, Allianz Introduce a First in Cyber Risk Management

Combined Approach Integrates Technology, Services and Enhanced Cyber Insurance to Make Businesses More Resilient San Jose, CA (Feb. 5, 2018) – Cisco, Apple, Aon and Allianz today announced a new cyber risk management solution for businesses, comprised of cyber resilience evaluation services from Aon, the most secure technology from Cisco and Apple, and options for… Read more »

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Business Interruption, Cyber Incidents Dominate 2018 Risk Landscape

Allianz Risk Barometer New York, NY (Jan. 17, 2018) – Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has announced findings from its seventh annual Allianz Risk Barometer, based on insight from 1,911 risk experts from 80 countries. Global Rankings Business interruption (42%) and cyber incidents (40%) lead this year’s top business risks, globally. Larger losses from… Read more »

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Aon’s 2018 Cybersecurity Predictions: Companies Will Make Major Enterprise-Wide Changes to Address Cyber Risk

Companies to take out more standalone cyber insurance policies; chief risk officer steps boldly into cybersecurity spotlight; greater regulatory pressure globally; increasing importance of multi-factor authentication; full extent of insider risk goes unreported New York, NY (Jan. 8, 2018) – As cyber attacks increasingly threaten every aspect of business and grow in volume and scale,… Read more »

Silent cyber added to Willis Re’s cyber portfolio management tool PRISM-Re™

London, UK (Jan. 8, 2018) – Willis Re, the reinsurance business of Willis Towers Watson (NASDAQ: WLTW), the leading global advisory, broking and solutions company, today announced it has upgraded its cyber risk portfolio modelling tool PRISM-ReTM to now include silent cyber. PRISM-ReTM was first launched by Willis Re in February 2015 and has since… Read more »

EY announces offering to automate cyberattack response workflow

London, UK (Jan. 9, 2018) – EY today announces that the EY Incident Response Integration Service is using IBM Security technology to help organizations improve the tracking of and response to cyberattacks. Powered by the IBM Resilient® Incident Response Platform, the EY Incident Response Process Integration Service includes customizable solutions that simplify and automate organizations’… Read more »

Wawanesa Launches Personal Cyber Protection Portfolio in Canada

WINNIPEG, MB December 20, 2017 – The Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company (Wawanesa), one of the largest Canadian property and casualty insurers, is launching a new portfolio of innovative cyber protection insurance products for Canadian homeowners and home-based businesses. Effective January 1, 2018, Wawanesa will be one of the first major insurance companies in Canada to offer… Read more »

The Guarantee Launches Cyber Shield

Cyber Insurance and Breach Response Solution Now Available Toronto, ON (Dec. 14, 2017) – The Guarantee is pleased to introduce Cyber Shield, a new cyber insurance and breach response solution for policyholders. This comprehensive standalone policy is offered in conjunction with a customer’s Directors and Officers Liability, Errors and Omissions Liability, Fiduciary Liability, Crime policy… Read more »