• 03
  • Feb2020

Cyber Insurance for Small Business Introduction

Cyber Insurance for Small Business Introduction
We being our multi-part video series with this introductory video on cyber insurance for small business. My goal is to educate business owners on cyber risk and cyber insurance. What’s driving me is the statistic that less than 30% of business owners in the small and medium-sized market are actually purchasing cyber coverage today. Yet, in the

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  • 09
  • Jan2020

Cyber Risk and Windows 7 End of Life

Cyber Risk and Windows 7 End of Life
Windows 7 & Cyber Risk Microsoft had announced a while ago that it was ending its support for Windows 7 operating systems and Server 2008/R2 systems.  What this means is that the platforms will continue to work, but Microsoft will not support the systems or offer patches or updates.  An unpatched machine, of course, is a

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  • 30
  • Dec2019

95% of Data Breaches are Caused by Human Error

95% of Data Breaches are Caused by Human Error
If that statistic by IBM is true, what are you doing to prevent human error? If you’re a small or medium-sized business you’re probably not doing much. I get it. It’s difficult to train employees on risks you may not even understand yourself, or your IT department is too overwhelmed to take on the task of

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  • 18
  • Oct2019

Phishing Attacks – A Cyber Security Guide

Phishing Attacks – A Cyber Security Guide
Phishing attacks are on the rise, and threaten the cybersecurity of firms large and small. The best defense against any type of cybercrime is education. Understanding the threat and having your employees understand the threat will help lessen the chances that hackers can infiltrate your network. Our guide on phishing attacks will help give you and

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  • 22
  • May2018

Anatomy of a Cyber Breach and Cyber Insurance

Anatomy of a Cyber Breach and Cyber Insurance
A recent new story from A.M. Best & Co., the insurance ratings agency, indicated that cyber insurance premiums grew over 32% in 2017, with most of that growth in the large account market – the Fortune 500 world.  The SME (Small and Medium Enterprise) market was barely buying cyber coverage.  Penetration in the SME market was

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  • 06
  • Oct2017

Cyber Threats and Cyber Insurance Protection

Cyber Threats and Cyber Insurance Protection
The news of cyber related incidents continues to grow every day. At the time of this writing the news of the Equifax breach is about a month old and it’s still in the news every day with new revelations as to the extent of the potential damages. If it’s not Equifax, it’s a big retailer, credit

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