Posts Tagged cyber security

U.S. Aftermath of WannaCry Ransomware Yet to be Seen

U.S. Aftermath of WannaCry Ransomware Yet to be Seen

The WannaCry ransomware that has spread across 150 countries since Friday has appeared to slow down, but employees starting the workweek should be careful, as the effects in the United States are yet to be determined. WannaCry locks users out of their computers by exploiting a vulnerability […]

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CyberRisks and Insights | March 2017

CyberRisks and Insights | March 2017

  Report Predicts Escalation of Cyber Attacks in 2017 According to a recent report from Experian, a global information services group, businesses can expect to see an increase in the number and severity of cyber attacks in 2017. The report also predicts that a large number of […]

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Cyber Security Newsletter | September 2016

October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month   As we lead into the holidays in a new digital age, it’s perfect that October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month.   While the prevalence rates in total household property crimes is drastically falling (down 64% from 1993), cyber crimes […]

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Internet Security – Cyberliability Report | June 2016

Internet Security – Cyberliability Report | June 2016

4 Important Takeaways From Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report According to Verizon’s 2016 Data Breach Investigation Report, cyber criminals are exploiting well-known methods and published vulnerabilities in the majority of data breaches. In fact, four key findings reflect some repeated themes in the cyber security community: […]

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White House Announces Cybersecurity National Action Plan

White House Announces Cybersecurity National Action Plan The White House recently announced its Cybersecurity National Action Plan (CNAP)—a sweeping, $19 billion initiative designed to strengthen the country’s cyber defenses. CNAP includes a number of provisions designed to both strengthen and regularize governmental safeguards against cyber threats, as […]

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All About the Sony Hack | Commercial Insurance

Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked in late November by a group called the Guardians of Peace.

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