Cyber Risk

Top 2018 priority: Tighter data protection

Last year was a sobering year for cyber risk, with major corporations and government agencies alike hit hard by data breaches and cyberattacks that cost millions of dollars . The Equifax breach compromised the persona...

Cat Bond Lite: What Comes Next?

I hope you’ll join me for the Verisk London 2015 Risk Symposium at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel this 23 June. Tom Johansmeyer, assistant vice president, Reinsurance Services, Marketing, Verisk - insurance solutions,...

The Future of Analytics in the Global Insurance Industry

I hope you’ll join me for the Verisk London 2015 Risk Symposium at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel this 23 June. Beth Fitzgerald, President, ISO Insurance Programs and Analytic Services, will lead a panel discussion on...

The Verisk London 2015 Risk Symposium Will Help You Navigate a Variety of Global Risks

Now in its third year, Verisk – insurance solutions will host the Verisk London 2015 Risk Symposium on 23 June at the Grange Tower Bridge Hotel. I’m especially excited that our keynote speaker is Paul Jardine, chief...

Paul Jardine of Catlin to deliver keynote at Verisk London Symposium

I'm pleased to announce Paul Jardine will deliver the keynote address at the Verisk London 2015 Risk Symposium on 23 June at the Grange London Tower Bridge Hotel. Paul Jardine joined Catlin in 2001 with responsibility...

The Cyber Year in Review

The year is quickly winding down; 2015 is only a few days away. As I sit here reflecting on the year, it's hard for me to believe that this is my 52nd consecutive Cyber Monday blog post — the last one for the year. Wh...

Thinking Strategically about Cyber Security

The recent data breach at Sony Pictures has raised some important questions about how we should use e-mail and store important documents. By now, many people know that they should avoid writing anything in an e-mail...

When It Comes to Cybersecurity, All Bets Are Off

In February, a major cyber attack erased hard drives and shut down computers at two popular Las Vegas casinos, The Venetian and The Palazzo. But according to a report in Bloomberg Businessweek , the hackers weren’t...

A Cyber Attack Scarier than Any Movie

Most people these days, when they hear the words “cyber attack,” think of data breaches with legions of unknown hackers breaking into the computer systems of big retail chains to obtain customer credit card informatio...

Why don’t more businesses have cyber insurance?

It seems every few days there’s a new report of a data breach affecting a business or healthcare service provider we know. In a number of those cases, cyber insurance has helped the business recover from the incident ...