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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Beware the bank account hack from suppliers

I think many of us have now heard the phrase cyber-attack on numerous occasions, especially in the event of huge cases being highlighted by the media. But perhaps it’s the…

Hackers Costing UK Firms £2.4m Per Attack

The average organisational cost per cyber attack now stands at £2.37 million, according to research from IBM and the Ponemon Institute. As technology website V3 reports, the cost to UK…

UK Businesses Failing To Curtail Card Data Breaches

British businesses are continuing to battle an onslaught of credit and debit card data breaches, with a stolen card used every 20 seconds last month, according to payments processor Worldpay….

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Police Step Up Cyber-Security Efforts

The number of UK police officers enrolled in cyber-security training has increased near-tenfold in the last five years, according to latest figures, underlining the magnitude of the threat posed by…

Breaching a confidence: A costly mistake

No-one likes to think that someone they employ – and trust – could breach that trust but unfortunately it can and does happen. As individuals we can all get swept…

UK Businesses Slow To Respond To Cyber Attacks

Dealing with a cyber-attack immediately is crucial for a business to minimise its impact on the bottom line, but new research reveals that a quarter of UK firms hit by…

UK Targeted By Cybercriminals

The UK is now the second biggest global target for cybercrime, according to a recent security report, with hackers said to be capitalising on companies’ lack of network protection. As…

80% of online crimes go unreported

City of London police commissioner Adrian Leppard has suggested that the threat posed by cyber criminals is much greater than figures would have people believe, with many cases of online…

UK Government Concerned About Lack Of Cyber Insurance

Despite 81% of large UK firms having experienced a security breach in the last 12 months, only 2% have insurance cover that could help them recover from a serious cyberattack,…

Banking Industry Experiencing Supply Chain Threat

The British Bankers’ Association (BBA) says the banking industry is being put under threat by online vulnerabilities within other types of businesses, prompting it to call for greater co-operation to…