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Webinar Registration: Top Cyber Insurance Myths Debunked

Cyber is one of the hottest topics in insurance, but can be made unnecessarily complex by industry jargon and a lack of standardization in policy wordings. It’s no surprise that many businesses find themselves confused about how cyber insurance actually works and skeptical about whether they actually need it. Join… Read more »

CYBER CLAIMS CASE STUDY: QUICK FIX COMPLICATION

This month’s cyber claims case study is “Quick Fix Complication.” This tells the story of a US-based healthcare service provider that fell victim to a ransomware attack. Thanks to CFC’s in-house incident response team, the healthcare service provider managed to avoid a costly notification to their entire patient population and… Read more »

Cyber Insurance Guide

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As we become increasingly reliant on technology, the potential impact of cyber-related incidents continues to grow. Yet the cyber insurance market is relatively new in comparison with other lines of cover. This straightforward guide explains how cyber risk and insurance has evolved and how a good cyber policy addresses these modern exposures. “Cyber” is one… Read more »

California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018

At the end of June, California state legislators passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. Coming in to effect on January 1st 2020, the act is set to bring in a number of data protection requirements and new consumer rights similar to those enacted by the EU’s General Data… 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 »

CFC launches cyber insurance guide for brokers at BIBA 2018

Specialist insurance provider behind BIBA’s cyber insurance scheme, CFC, will be launching its new BIBA Cyber Guide at BIBA 2018. While one of the most talked about topics in business insurance, cyber insurance also seems to be one of the most misunderstood. CFC’s new guide aims to cut through the… Read more »

CFC expands cyber proposition for US healthcare providers

Today we’re pleased to announce the newest version of our cyber insurance product for US healthcare providers. With the latest policy, CFC enhances its combined cover for privacy and operational disruption with industry-specific features to help healthcare organizations prepare for and respond to cyber incidents as well as comply with… Read more »

CFC launches new insurance solution for nutraceutical companies

Today we are excited to announce an innovative addition to our life science suite of products with the launch of our new insurance solution designed specifically for nutraceutical businesses in the US. Interest in health and nutrition-related products is on the rise, making nutraceuticals an exciting industry. But just like… Read more »