Autumn Demberger is the content strategist at Risk & Insurance®. She can be reached at [email protected].
In this fictive scenario, a burgeoning small town bakery is hit with a ransomware attack demanding Bitcoin payments… or else. But when this baker pays, no questions asked, she soon learns that maybe asking a question or two could have benefited her business.
Telecommunications equipment and services provider Call One allegedly failed to collect and remit certain excise taxes and infrastructure maintenance fees owed by its customers, resulting in an investigation. Its insurer refused to cover defense.
A scary statistic, 45% of LGBTQ youth seriously considered attempting suicide in the past year. That’s why higher ed is taking a hard look at its mental health resources and connecting with risk management and insurance to help all students.