cyber insurance
May 14, 2019

Cyber insurance offers double-layer safety net

Cyber insurance is a financial buffer against incident costs and helps companies get their security basics in place for their cyber insurance policies, says Charl Ueckermann, CEO of AVeS Cyber Security.

Jun 14, 2018

What could a director's liability be following a cyber breach?

Cyber insurance allows access to the correct channel of service providers needed to recover fully from a cyber incident, says ITOO.


Cyber insurance, lessons from the trenches

Cyber insurance should be seen more as part of a risk management strategy, a retainer if you would, says says Ryan van de Coolwijk, ITOO Special Risks: Product Head Cyber Insurance.


Retailer TFG ventures into cyber insurance

The Foschini Group and MyCybercare partner to offer customers insurance against various acts of cyber fraud


Who needs cyber insurance?

It is imperative for businesses, particularly SMEs to make provisions for cyber security incidents, says ITOO Special Risks.

Jan 16, 2018

Local businesses lag on cyber insurance

South African view cyber incidents as a top threat, but are failing to implement feasible cyber insurance, says a report.


The case for cyber insurance

When cyber criminals breach a network, it's done with the malicious intent of gathering data: medical records, personal information, ID numbers and account details.

Aug 21, 2017

Cyber insurance demand grows

With a major cyber attack predicted to cost the world economy $121.4?billion, cyber insurance is becoming a necessity.

Aug 10, 2017

Intact introduces My CyberCare insurance

The product provides cover in the event of financial losses incurred due to online cyber fraud, says Intact.

May 29, 2017

Cyber risk insurance integral to risk management

Organisations in SA and Brazil are most likely to have a material data breach involving 10 000 or more records, says Exponential Ventures.

May 15, 2017

European, Asian companies short on cyber insurance

Many firms outside the US may not have cover for the ramifications of the WannaCry attack, leaving them with millions of dollars of losses.


Looking into cyber risk insurance

Incident responders and management need to understand how insurance can impact them and their processes, both good and bad, says Risk Based Security.

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