Cyber Insurance Premiums Rocket After High-profile Hacker Attacks

Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by Minimalist, Oct 13, 2015.

  1. Minimalist

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    ".......Average rates for retailers surged 32 percent in the first half of this year, after staying flat in 2014, according to previously unreported figures from Marsh.
    Higher deductibles are also now common for retailers and health insurers. And even the biggest insurers will not write policies for more than $100 million for risky customers. That leave companies like Target, which says its big 2013 data breach has cost $264 million, paying out of pocket...."

    http://www.nbcnews.com/tech/tech-ne...ums-rocket-after-high-profile-attacks-n442806
     
  3. Minimalist

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    As cybercrime proliferates, so does demand for insurance against it
    http://www.ktoo.org/2015/10/12/as-cybercrime-proliferates-so-does-demand-for-insurance-against-it/

     
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