In May, London-based CFC Underwriting announced that it had named James Burns as head of cyber. Mr. Burns now heads a team of more than 50 underwriters who are devoted to underwriting cyber risk for large corporate clients and SMEs.
A recent ransomware attack on the Colonial Pipeline left much of the Eastern U.S. in fear of serious fuel shortages. This attack highlights inconsistencies and weakness within the U.S. IoT cyber security capabilities.
Cyber security risk has become a prominent threat for companies and businesses alike. Many fear that a cyber attack could result in loss of information or data. But a recent cyber security breach at a water treatment facility in Florida has made it clear that no entity is safe.
The year 2020 brought unexpected and grueling risk across several different sectors. We take a look at the most prominent risks faced this year and the lessons learned from them as 2021 quickly approaches.