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Defending against cyber risk

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Defending against cyber risk
According to the Identity Theft Resource Center, from January through October 2015, there was more than 620 data breaches in the United States, resulting in 176 million records being exposed.
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Tips to help avoid identity theft

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Tips to help avoid identity theft
Follow these tips to help avoid being a victim of identity theft. Keep the amount of personal information in your purse or wallet to the bare minimum. Avoid carrying additional credit cards, your social security card or passport unless absolutely necessary. Guard your credit card when making purchases. Shield your hand when using ATM machines or making long distance phone calls with phone cards. Don’t fall prey to “shoulder surfers” who may be nearby. Always take cred...
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Recover from cyber losses with these 10 tips

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Recover from cyber losses with these 10 tips
When it comes to cyber-related risks, businesses face two challenges. First, cyber risks pose a great risk that is difficult to stay abreast of, let alone contain. Second, when trying to insure against the risk of loss from cyber threats, policyholders are faced with an insurance marketplace that is in flux and fragmented. Below is a list of 10 Tips for Policyholders to consider in maximizing the chance of an insurance recovery from cyber-related losses. Make sure your insurance matches...
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Identity theft insurance

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Identity theft insurance
  Identity theft is the act of taking someone’s personal information and using it to impersonate a victim, steal from bank accounts, establish phony insurance policies, open unauthorized credit cards or obtain unauthorized bank loans. In some more elaborate schemes, criminals use the stolen personal information to get a job, rent a home or take out a mortgage in the victim’s name. Close to half of identity theft cases are the result of a lost or stolen wallet, checkbook, c...
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The ABC's of cyber coverage

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The ABC's of cyber coverage
Cyber attack is a top concern for businesses in 2013, with 85 percent of corporate executives naming it their greatest risk, trumping loss of income (82 percent) and property damage (80 percent), according to a recent AIG survey. Of 258 executives polled by market research firm Penn Schoen Berland for the study, three-quarters say legal compliance issues are making their organizations think more about cyber risks. The majority (80 percent) of executives and brokers s...
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Smaller firms often have bigger cyber risks

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Smaller firms often have bigger cyber risks
While cybercrime is a risk for firms of all sizes, small firms may find themselves particularly vulnerable, according to a white paper issued by First Clearing. In “Getting Serious About Cyber Crime,” First Clearing noted that as transactions are increasingly conducted online, the incentives for criminals to exploit that trend also grows. Hackers are often looking for a quick, easy payout so it doesn’t matter how big the firm is—if you leave yourself vulnerable to a...
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