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...

Verisk Releases Industry’s First Cyber Exposure Data Standard

I'm pleased to announce that Verisk Analytics has released the industry’s first global cyber exposure data standard. This standard will help create a uniform method for data transfer across the insurance value chain....

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...

Innovations in Crime: Impersonating Executives and Stealing Virtual Currency

Historically, the most “successful” thieves have been those thinking of new ways to steal and new victims to target. The criminal minds of today are no different. Instead of wearing masks and brandishing guns, they’re...

Connected Home Trends Highlighted at Consumer Electronics Show

A motion-activated porch light with a hidden camera forwards video to your smartphone when someone approaches your door. Speech recognition software enables you to turn on your house lights from anywhere in the world....

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...