Cyber Liability

Whatever type of business you run, it’s likely that your reliance on technology has grown in recent years. Cyber Liability Insurance has been designed to protect you and your business against significant risks, both external and internal, to the data, information and networks that might be illegally accessed or misused.

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Is your business guilty of these top 4 cyber security mistakes?

An article in BRINK has revealed the most common cyber security mistakes businesses make and how to avoid them. Just as one-size-fits-all clothing does not quite ‘fit’, there isn’t a perfect one-size-fits-all…

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Ransomware: Be aware!

We all know what a computer virus is, and most of us take action to protect our computers from becoming infected at home and in business. However, you may not…

SMEs waking up to the risky reality of cyber

A recent article in BRINK revealed that an increasing number of SMEs are realising that no company is too small be victimised by cyber scams and hackers. These findings were…

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Recruiters: why do I need business interruption?

When it comes to recruitment companies, the belief that in the event of a major loss they could carry on trading with a laptop and a mobile seems to have…

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Can your password be cracked?

There is very often only a password standing between a thief and your company’s most valuable assets such as data, systems and networks. Passwords serve a simple purpose; to verify…

The true cost of cyber crime

How expensive is a cyber-attack?

The media is full of stories of well-known businesses falling victim to cyber-attacks leaving customers unable to access particular services or having their personal data at risk. But as we…

Directors and Officers: Do you have GDPR on your agenda?

The biggest reform in two decades is currently underway, touching businesses right across Europe. The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) published in May aims to strengthen data protection for EU…

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ICO prosecutes former company employee for unlawfully obtaining client data

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has prosecuted an employee who transferred information about company clients before moving to a new job. The employee sent client details to his personal email…

Managing cyber security during a Merger or Acquisition

When it comes to mergers and acquisitions, companies have to review a number of things including insurance, finances and future employee needs.  However, cyber liability concerns are often overlooked at this…

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Ransomware scams on the increase

2015 saw an almost 170 per cent increase in the number of businesses across the globe that reported being the target of ransomware scams, according to a report from Intel…