Mitchell & Mitchell Insurance Agency Blog: cyber insurance
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Wednesday, March 21, 2018
Making regular updates to cyber policies is crucial for any insurance company who wants to be seen as a leader in the burgeoning cyber space.
A good example of the proactiveness required was displayed by NAS Insurance when the company rolled out an update to its technology E&O an... READ MORE >>
Monday, November 27, 2017 In February 2016, the California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris released a Data Breach Report analyzing the 657 data breaches that have been reported to her office since 2012 which was the year California began requiring businesses and government agencies to notify the Attorney General’s Office of breaches affecting more than 500 California residents. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Identity theft is one of the top consumer complaints in the U.S., according to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), with nearly 400,000 complaints lodged in 2016. Common schemes criminals use to steal someone else’s identity include dumpster-diving to steal unshredded bills and other docum... READ MORE >>
Friday, April 14, 2017It seemed like just another ordinary day for a small online retailer in the Midwest. Little did they know that the simple click of an e-mail link was about to threaten the entire business. One of the company’s employees received an e-mail with a link to a seemingly benign catalog. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, November 2, 2016There are two kinds of companies: those that have been hacked, and those that will be. Despite high-profile stories of companies getting hacked, many still make the mistake of thinking it won’t happen to them. Here are a few common cyber myths—and how you can combat them when offering cyber coverage to your commercial clients. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, December 22, 2015Businesses and organizations should expect cyber criminals to attack through wearable devices, employees’ home systems, cloud services and automobiles within the next year, according cyber experts at Intel’s McAfee Labs. READ MORE >>
Monday, October 6, 2014With each year that goes by, businesses are becoming more and more reliant on technological developments and how they streamline business processes. From big e-commerce corporations to the small clothing boutique that keeps an electronic record of customer information, almost every business uses computers, software and various other technological innovations to perform daily operations. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 23, 2014Although the more publicized cyber attacks on bigger companies, such as Target and eBay have been detrimental, many small business owners are unaware that they are just as susceptible to these attacks. In fact, just last year, one-third of all cyber attacks targeted companies with fewer than 250 employees! READ MORE >>