Updating Those 20-Year-Old Policies: What is Cyber Insurance?

CPE Credits: 
Session Time: 
Sunday, May 6, 2018 - 2:40pm to 3:30pm

Cyberattacks on governments are becoming more frequent and more sophisticated, creating a risk that governments can no longer afford to ignore. Cyber insurance can help mitigate the financial risk associated with a cyberattack by covering expenses, such as legal defense costs, computer forensics, and breach notification and remediation. Experienced practitioners and industry experts will explain what cyber insurance does, what’s covered and what isn’t, why governments have problems buying coverage, what to look for in a cyber-insurance carrier.