6 04, 2023

PLUS Podcast: Managing Cybersecurity Threats in 2023 Episode 2

By |2023-04-06T08:47:31-05:00April 6, 2023|@PLUS, Cyber, General Risk Management|0 Comments

The Current State of Ransomware Attacks in 2023 Ransomware attacks continue to rise in 2023. This podcast addresses the state of the cyber response to these attacks as well as the U.S. government’s National Cyber Security Strategy and the FBI’s recently announced heightened proactive strategy to disrupt ransomware threat actors. Questions remain as to whether these actions will lead to a decrease in the number of ransomware attacks that business entities sustain, or whether an increase in ransomware attacks will occur as a result of the decentralization of the threat actors. The presenters also discuss how these actions could affect [...]

20 03, 2023

The Crazy World of Crypto

By |2023-03-20T08:20:16-05:00March 20, 2023|@PLUS, Cyber, Webinars|0 Comments

The Crazy World of Crypto: The FTX Debacle, (Lack of) U.S. Regulatory Oversight of Crypto Markets, “Silent Crypto” Insurance Exposure With the emerging risk of crypto, it is important for the insurance market to better understand this risk. This webinar will provide background on Bitcoin and Blockchain and the fall of FTX3 and an overview of the regulatory landscape for crypto markets and the insurance risks that can affect a variety of professional liability policies including directors and officers, accountants, cyber and commercial crime policies. Attendees will gain a better understanding of crypto technology and the potential risk exposures under [...]

6 03, 2023

PLUS Podcast: Managing Cybersecurity Threats in 2023 Episode 1

By |2023-03-06T09:18:19-06:00March 6, 2023|@PLUS, Cyber, General Risk Management|0 Comments

Cryptojacking: New Risk for Carriers and Their Insureds Cryptojacking is an emerging cybercrime in which another party's computing resources are hijacked to mine cryptocurrency. Also referred to as malicious cryptomining, cryptojacking lets hackers mine cryptocurrency without paying for computing power, hardware and other mining resources. This podcast will explore this latest cybercrime and related risks for carriers and their insureds; and how insurers are responding.  You can listen to the podcast episode below or for easy access on the go, listen to the podcast on the PLUS Connect App. The transcript for this podcast recording is available to view below. Managing-Cybersecurity-Threats-in-2023-Ep.-1-Transcript-1Download [...]

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