Cyber Security Awareness Month

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month

Cyber Security Insurance is becoming a necessity in business.  Unfortunately, anyone can be affected by a data breach.

According to Verizon’s 2013 Data Breach Investigations Report, the most common cyber attacks involved network intrusions exploiting weak or stolen credentials (76%), hacking (52%), malware (40%), physical attacks (35%), social tactics or engineering (29%) and misuse or abuse of privileges (13%).

Are you at risk?

Do you have the following information stored on your computer(s)?

  • Customer records, including account numbers, passwords, credit card data, social security number, private health information, etc
  • Business financial information
  • Trade secrets
  • Authentication credentials
  • Employee records

If you answered yes to the above, you are at risk. Contact us today to review your coverage and to get a data breach/cyber liability quote.

Did you know that you can receive cyber security alerts, tips and other updates from US-CERT (United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team)?

This organization is part of the US’s Homeland Security, and is proactively leading the effort to improve the nation’s cyber security environment.  To sign up for these alerts, click here.

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