Healthcare operations, including hospitals, pharmaceutical operations and medical insurance firms, are becoming more frequent targets for cyber attackers. The value of medical records on the darknet is higher than that of passwords and credit cards. Here’s how a cyber insurance policy can help: Visit our blog to get the latest insights from CCIG: Click here.
What a difference a year makes, and when it comes to cybersecurity, we don’t mean in a good way. Consider some of the findings of a newly released survey: The recovery costs attributable to a cyberattack increased a staggering 52% to $1.1 million between 2017 and 2018. It’s even higher in healthcare, climbing to $1.4… Read more »
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – CCIG has created an online cybersecurity assessment tool that businesses can use as a starting point to determine their readiness to withstand a cyberattack. The tool, which can be found here, includes a scored quiz that covers questions ranging from how companies handle confidential data to their policies regarding passwords. “Despite the… Read more »
By now, most of us understand that the potential for a cyber hack is as great for a small company as it might be for the largest employers. In response, insurers have been offering cyber coverage for years. But what, exactly, does one of these policies do for you beyond offering liability coverage for a… Read more »
If you do business in Europe, by now you most surely have heard of the General Data Protection Regulation. No? Well, batten down the hatches, folks, because this new set of internet privacy rules – which go into effect May 25 – applies to any business that handles the personal data of European residents. And… Read more »
A bead of sweat rolls down the CEO’s forehead as her computer screen flashes red. An alert warns her that IT sensors have detected a cyber-attack against her company. She and her team have to quickly figure out how to block the attack. The CEO’s mind races. Will the security systems the company put in… Read more »