Crime

Cybercrime on the Rise

Small businesses increasingly vulnerable to data breaches It’s no secret that cybercrime is on the increase. Unfortunately, the news headlines about big business and government hackings are only the tip of the iceberg. Small to mid-size businesses represent the highest

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Cyber Risk insurance

Insuring against Cyber Risk and Computer Crime

What’s the difference? Because we live and work in a computer-dependent world, every organization is at risk from cyber criminals and needs to take steps to protect critical data. Cyber criminals are adept at finding endless ways of infiltrating computers

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Cyber Risk insurance

Anthem Data Breach Gives Access to Prescription Drugs

Medical insurer and their customers are latest cyber crime victims Anthem, Inc., one of the country’s biggest health insurance companies, is the latest victim of a major data breach by cyber criminals. Anthem confirmed that customer and employee personal information

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Cyber Risk insurance

8 Tips to Reduce the Risk of a Cyber Attack

Frequent but avoidable mistakes too many organizations make If you or your business haven’t been the victim of a cyber attack, count your blessings, but don’t think you can maintain your immunity forever. Cyber attacks are on the rise because

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Small business cyber insurance

Small Business Vulnerability to Cyber Attacks

Protection is available and increasingly more affordable There’s been no lack of cyber attacks and data breaches affecting governments and big-name businesses this year. Hacking of SONY, JPMorgan Chase, Home Depot, and eBay might grab the headlines, but hackers are

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Cyber liability insurance

Cyber Liability: Keeping Up with the Times

Criminal advances dictate changes in cyber coverage Digital technology and the Internet offer endless possibilities for doing business. Just when we think we’ve mastered one concept, something new comes along. Sadly, those in the business of cybercrime are always one

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Small business insurance

Every Small Business Needs Cyber Insurance

Protecting your assets in our digital world We’re all aware of the recent headline-making news stories of data breaches at large companies such as Target, eBay and Michael’s. In fact, many of us of have probably been affected by those

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Crime Insurance

Increased Need for Crime Insurance for Small Businesses

Diligence is the key to preventing losses Since the 2008 economic decline, there has been a sharp rise in crimes by employees and third parties. Fueled by the fear of unemployment, workers are fighting back against their employers. They’re more

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Cyber Liability Insurance

Insider hacking poses huge cyber risk

Insiders account for most cyber theft losses Outside hackers, whether domestic or part of criminal gangs in Eastern Europe and Asia, get most of the media attention. However, a bigger cyber risk is inside jobs by a company’s own employees.

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Cyber liability insurance

Why Cyber Criminals Intentionally Target Small Businesses

Risk management controls are essential Cyber attacks on small businesses with less than 250 employees have tripled since 2011, according to The reasons that small businesses are becoming more popular with cyber criminals are simple: Compared to larger businesses, smaller

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