Demystifying Cyber Insurance: Facts to Get the Right Coverage!

September 9, 2021
Hosted by Rebecca Herold

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Listen to this episode to learn from Judy Selby, a worldwide recognized and award-winning cyber insurance expert, about the considerations to take into account for different types of cyber insurance, and how recent, and growing numbers of, ransomware and cyberattacks and hacks are impacting the cyber insurance coverage packages. Throughout the recent history of ransomware and other types of malware and cybercrime and hacking, organizations have become increasingly dependent upon cyber insurance to cut their losses. But with ransoms becoming so huge, and cyber-attacks becoming so prevalent, are cyber insurers going to change the conditions for which they will provide cyber insurance? Can cyber insurance requirements actually change, even possibly improve, cybersecurity practices within organizations who get cyber insurance? And what else does cyber insurance cover besides ransomware and other types of malware? What are the different types of cyber insurance that businesses do have available to them? What are complicating factors in establishing actuarial tables, and then coverage packages and premium rates, for cyber insurance? Do new laws impact cyber insurance coverage and rates? Will premiums be impacted by the policy holders if they use cybersecurity tools that have been compromised, such as SolarWinds? Listen to this episode to hear Judy Selby, Partner in the New York office of the Kennedys global law firm, answer these questions, and many more! Also, hear how you can get a free copy of her best-selling book, Demystifying Cyber Insurance: 5 Steps to the Right Coverage. #Cybersecurity, #RiskManagement, #JudySelby, #CyberInsurance, #CyberLiability, #CyberLiabilityInsurance

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Rebecca Herold

Rebecca Herold

Rebecca has 25-plus years of systems engineering, information security, privacy and compliance experience, is CEO of The Privacy Professor(R) consultancy she founded in 2004, and Co-Founder/CEO of Privacy Security Brainiacs online services, where Rebecca engineered the systems and created all the content, including automated risk assessments and training courses. Rebecca has authored 20 books, contributed to dozens of other books, and published hundreds of articles. Rebecca led the NIST Smart Grid Privacy Subgroup for 7 years, a member of the NIST Privacy Framework development team, and is a NIST Cybersecurity for IoT Program team member. Rebecca has provided expert witness services for HIPAA compliance, IoT security, privacy and location tracking, retirement community members’ personal data misuse, and other cases. Rebecca was co-founder and officer of the IEEE P1912 Privacy and Security Architecture for Consumer Wireless Devices Working Group, and is on numerous advisory boards. Rebecca was Adjunct Professor for the Norwich University MSISA program for 9 years. Rebecca has received numerous awards, including named as a Top 100 Women Fighting Cybercrime and a Cybersecurity Woman of the Year. Rebecca has provided keynotes on 5 continents and is frequently interviewed on TV and in international publications. Rebecca holds the following certifications: FIP, CDPSE, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CIPT, CIPM, CIPP/US, FLMI. Ponemon Privacy Fellow. Rebecca is based in Des Moines, Iowa, USA.

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