Author Archives: Sharon Lyon

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 205 – November 15, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: class actions against social media giants, big breaches in healthcare, the ABA publishes formal opinion regarding lawyers’ obligations before and after a data breach, Gemalto publishes global breach stats for first

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 203 – August 22, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: final settlement in the Anthem breach, more class actions, phishing, a coordinated international cyber heist using ATMs, business interruption, and more. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE. LONDON REGISTRATION

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 202 – July 3, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Among the stories we’re highlighting this month: stronger state laws (California & Arizona), GDPR-related breach outside the EU, increasing attacks on LATAM banks, major online data leaks/breaches, “HIPAA has teeth”, cloud services aggregation risk, and more. Also, don’t

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 201 – May 22, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Exposures include business interruption (first-party exposure) and legal liability (lawsuits), also crisis costs to investigate the breach, notify the victims, and defend against class action lawsuits, regulatory actions and fines. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 200 – April 10, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Exposures include business interruption (first-party exposure) and legal liability (lawsuits), also crisis costs to investigate the breach, notify the victims, and defend against class action lawsuits, regulatory actions and fines. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.

NetDiligence Releases Analysis on Healthcare Cyber Claims

First in a Series of Spotlight Studies
PHILADELPHIA, April 5, 2018
– NetDiligence®, a leading provider of cyber risk readiness and response services, announced today it has published Spotlight Healthcare, data-driven analysis of cyber risk insurance claims in the healthcare sector, as an addendum to the company’s 2017 Cyber Claims Study.

This “deeper dive” report analyzes cyber risk insurance claims in the healthcare sector for incidents that occurred from 2014-2016.

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 199 – March 13, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Exposures include business interruption (first-party exposure) and legal liability (lawsuits), also crisis costs to investigate the breach, notify the victims, and defend against class action lawsuits, regulatory actions and fines. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.

QBE North America to include Breach Plan Services as Add-Ons to All Cyber Policies

— Demonstrates QBE’s Focus on Offering Innovative Solutions and Delivering Value to Customers —
NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — QBE North America, an integrated specialist insurer, is pleased to announce the inclusion of data breach planning services in all Cyber policies, giving policyholders a simplified approach to the development of an actionable cyber breach response plan. The company is initially offering these services through Breach Plan Connect®, which will be included in The Solution for Cyber Risk, and gives QBE’s customers the ability to access the plan whenever and wherever needed in response to a cyber event.

Cyber Risk News, Vol. 198 – February 8, 2018

We bring to your attention a sampling of recent media stories involving cyber risk & privacy liability. Exposures include business interruption (first-party exposure) and legal liability (lawsuits), also crisis costs to investigate the breach, notify the victims, and defend against class action lawsuits, regulatory actions and fines. Also, don’t miss the items below in ORANGE.