Cyber & Fraud

Cyber & FraudEmerging cyber risk offers challenges and new opportunities to brokers and insurers struggling to keep up with the pace and frequency of attacks and finding solutions for clients. On the fraud side, staged accidents and loosely-regulated medical assessment companies have plagued the auto insurance sector in Ontario with millions of dollars in fraudulent claims in recent years.
ICBC launches auto insurance fraud education campaign

ICBC launches auto insurance fraud education campaign

The corporation is now reminding British Columbians, through a new advertising campaign, of the serious nature and cost of insurance fraud.

What your clients are reading now

What your clients are reading now

Cyber security, water sensors, and AIG’s announcement made news this week.

Only 43% of Canadian firms could detect a sophisticated cyber-attack

Only 43% of Canadian firms could detect a sophisticated cyber-attack

EY survey shows most companies don’t know the financial impact of breaches.

Pen Underwriting launches comprehensive cyber insurance product

Pen Underwriting launches comprehensive cyber insurance product

Specialist cyber product is designed for small to medium sized corporations and safeguards customers against the main aspects of a cyber breach.

IBM’s famed Watson computer ‘gets a job’ fighting cybercrime threat

IBM’s famed Watson computer ‘gets a job’ fighting cybercrime threat

A year after IBM began teaching its Watson computer system to fight cybercrime, the company is making the platform available for use.
“Now he gets a …

Two-thirds of Canadian companies say they are losing the war on cyber security

Two-thirds of Canadian companies say they are losing the war on cyber security

Number of attacks per year on the rise for third year in a row.

What your clients are reading now

What your clients are reading now

Preparing for catastrophes, flooding, and cyber risks.

Big or small, no one is immune to the threat of cyber attacks

Big or small, no one is immune to the threat of cyber attacks

And so we were greeted several weeks ago with the delightful disclosure from Yahoo that as many as 500 million accounts had been impacted by …

The attack on main street

The attack on main street

Small businesses are facing increasing cyber threats. You can provide the protection they need.

Charges laid in alleged auto insurance fraud

Charges laid in alleged auto insurance fraud

Insurance fraud costs Canada $1.6 billion each year

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