Risks in Our Digital Information Economy

Defending digital assets against cybercrime Anyone with access to a computer, tablet or smart phone can buy goods online, pay electronically and request information from corporate networks. Business websites that don’t have proper management and security systems in place provide entryways to the valuable information they have amassed.  The data … Read more →

Categories: Breach Of Security, Crime, Cyber Liability, Tech Insurance

Escalating threats from digital exposure

Vigilance required to combat ever-emerging risks Just last week news broke of the biggest collection of stolen digital information to date. As more and more industries and businesses become more information-based, the information value and ease with which it is transmitted creates new risks. Criminals apparently never lack for creative … Read more →

Categories: Breach Of Security, Crime, Loss Control, Risk Management, Theft

Data Breaches Growing Rapidly

Tech Companies Uninsured Over the past several years, there have been over 225 million reported consumer data breaches. This year alone, there have been more than 30 million reported security breaches of consumer data. No one knows the actual numbers since it is suspected that most security breaches are unreported. Most tech firms and … Read more →

Categories: Breach Of Security, Errors & Ommissions, Professional Liability, Tech Insurance

Keeping your trade secrets a secret

Protecting your information and preventing leaks If your company’s unique formula, recipe, or manufacturing process sets you apart from everyone else on the market, you have a trade secret. Unfortunately, secrets are hard to keep. We’re not talking intellectual property protected by patents and copyrights. Trade secrets are technical information … Read more →

Categories: Breach Of Security, In The News, Intellectual Property Infringement, Theft