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Spot Market Purchase Causes Supply Chain Problems

Manufacturers often have a complicated production process involving multiple materials and components incorporated into a finished product. Further issues can arise where the manufacturer’s product is a small component, part of a far more complex product. Product quality, supply issues, production breakdown and human errors can all cause complications in a supply chain…. Read more »

Cyber claims case study: Software shutdown

This month’s cyber insurance claims case study tells the story of a property management company that fell victim to a ransomware attack, putting an end to their primary software system. Fortunately, their CFC cyber insurance policy helped to cover the costs of implementing a new software system, including large-scale data… Read more »

Cyber Claims Case Study: Reputational Repercussions – Online Retailer Grapples with Data Breach

This month’s cyber claims case study tells the story of an online retailer that had to notify over 90,000 customers following a breach of credit card details, leading to a damaged reputation and subsequent income loss. To find out how our policy responded, read the full case study here. The… Read more »

Cyber Claims Case Study: Beyond the breach – hospital faces huge operational disruption

Healthcare providers, like any business, are exposed to a range of cyber exposures, including malware attacks, which can have a devastating impact on their operations, especially in relation to system damage and business interruption costs. In this month’s cyber claims case study we have reviewed a malware attack at a small hospital and how our policy… Read more »

Cyber Claims Case Study: The importance of cover for data re-creation

Cyber risk often touches companies in unexpected ways. In May 2017, an engineering firm learned this when it lost access every last piece of data it held. This included all of the firm’s technical drawings, prints and complex design specifications. We’ve created a in-depth case study about the event and… Read more »