Cyber Is The Top Concern For Every Type Of Business

The new reality is that cyber risks are the single greatest threat for businesses of every size. The annual Travelers Risk Index knows this, and has the data to back it up. Each year since 2014, The Travelers Companies commissions the Travelers Risk Index. In 2019 cyber risk was the most important concern for businesses […]

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Cyber Will Cost Insurers More Than Natural Disasters

Cyber risks are changing every day and are not limited to major corporations. Any small business, or even individual person are at risk. This new reality has made cyber insurance a must have for most businesses in the United States. Knowing that, it may not come as a surprise that insurers will soon be paying […]

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Businesses Are Facing A New Kind Of Cyber Threat

Businesses in 2019 are facing challenges that no one had even thought of ten years ago. Naturally, cyber security is the best example of that. The phrase “cyber security” encompasses a whole host of issues. So, what’s the latest one that business owners should be aware of? Sextortion. Sextortion is a new phrase that refers […]

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Marriott Starwood Data Breach Should Be A Red Flag

For those who do not yet know, Marriott International recently acquired Starwood Hotel & Resorts for $13.6 billion. In theory, that purchase was a bet by Marriott that Starwood’s successful loyalty program would bring more customers into the other Marriott properties. While that may be the case, it also seems as though they purchased a […]

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Amazon Refuses To Disclose Extent Of Cyber Security Issues

Most of the country will be using Amazon at least once during the holiday season. Traditionally, the holiday shopping season kicks off with Black Friday, which by this point has already come and gone. With so many people making online purchases, cyber security is top of mind for many companies. Unfortunately for Amazon, it is […]

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FBI Urges People To Take Measures After Russian Hacking

The world of cyber crime is changing so quickly that it’s almost impossible to keep up with. Not only do people need to be wary of individual cyber crime, but state-sponsored cyber attacks are all too common. The most recent reminder hits very close to home for many United States residents. The FBI recently announced […]

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Ransomware Insurance Is On The Rise

Ransomware attacks are on the rise, which is causing ransomware insurance costs to increase substantially. Want those files back? It’s going to cost you more than it used to thanks to bitcoin. It may seem counterintuitive that ransoms would rise as bitcoin does, but that’s because most digital extortionists are not adjusting their demands as […]

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