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Ransomware attacks have become one of the biggest cyber threats to all organisations. In 2020 and 2021 there have been a spate of attacks targeting councils. The consequences can be catastrophic: systems down for days or sometimes weeks, scrambled files, and employees unable to carry out duties.
Cyber Sounds: Episode 4 - The global nature of cyber attacks with Laetitia Fouquet from Charles Taylor
In this episode we are joined by Laetitia Fouquet, Global Head of Cyber at Charles Taylor. The team discuss the global nature of cyber attacks, developments in marine cyber and its complexities, and play ‘Fine and Finest’.
A roundup of recent global cyber-related developments, including the introduction of mandatory data breach notification requirements in Singapore, the digitisation of insured businesses and resulting risks to insurers, the Bermuda Cyber Underwriting Report, corporate forum shopping for favourable data protection laws and the New York launch of the Cyber Insurance Risk Framework.
Since the pandemic, digital infrastructures developed during the pandemic by governments and corporations have continued to grow for long-term use generally. We are therefore witnessing a dramatic global acceleration in technological developments and long-distance work, while at the same time trying to maintain a sustainable business and economic routine.
Potential insurance issues arising from corporate forum shopping for favourable data protection laws
The UK officially left the EU in January 2020 with the implementation period, or transition stage, concluding on 31 December 2020 and the new UK/EU a trade deal finally agreed on 24 December 2020. However, large technology companies such as Facebook and Google did not leave their preparations until the last minute.
In this episode, our Cyber Sounds team of Tom Pelham, Ollie Dent and Elizabeth Bardsley chat to Colin Hardy, Head of Intrusions and Investigations at TalkTalk. They discuss how to stay ahead of the bad guys, the rise of nation state threats, and test Colin’s knowledge by playing ‘Ransomware or Racehorse’.
In this episode, our Cyber Sounds team of Tom Pelham, Ollie Dent and Elizabeth Bardsley are joined by Harry Tucker, Cyber Claims Specialist at AXIS Capital. The team discuss setting out in and understanding cyber insurance, sophisticated hacking tactics and the cultural differences in the market, and play ‘Hacklanta’.
The sixth and final episode of the second series of Claims Apprentice, in association with Insurance Post, launched today and is now available to watch.
The fifth episode of the second series of Claims Apprentice, in association with Insurance Post, launched today and is now available.
In the first episode of the second series of Claims Apprentice, in association with Insurance Post, we meet the six candidates who will be vying to be crowned Claims Apprentice 2020 and find out a little bit more about them, their aspirations for the competition and the team names they decide on.