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Jan

The New Social Contract in Cybersecurity

The New Social Contract in Cybersecurity: It’s Just Around the Corner By Steve Soble The Eighteenth Century was marked by two revolutions that destroyed the power of the leader to legislate—The French Revolution and The American Revolution. The Twenty-First Century is comfortably home to The Digital Revolution, which seems to be changing everything—self-driving vehicles, AI …

28
Nov

Lord Daniel Brennan QC Joins Board of Advisors

One of the UK’s foremost voices on homeland security and the role of law in modern society, Lord Daniel Brennan QC, has joined the Board of Advisors of Assured Enterprises, Inc., a US-based cybersecurity company, providing innovative solutions to major corporations, Departments of Defense and medium-sized businesses.

16
Nov

Cybersecurity Secrets Unveiled for the Insurance World

What we seem to know is that the cyber-attack against Equifax arose from the exploit of a Known Vulnerability, which Equifax failed to patch. The patch was released on March 8. The cyber-attack continued undetected and unimpeded for months, until discovered at the end of July. Then, for murky reasons, Equifax did nothing until September 7, when it notified authorities and the public of the massive data breach. The CEO has been forced out. The head of IT is gone. And so, too, other executives. In the media and before Congress, Equifax has floated several justifications.

17
Oct

NYDFS Cyber Regulations: Frameworking Compliance

By now, we should all be aware of the sweeping cybersecurity compliance regulations passed by the NYS Department of Financial Services. The risks of non-compliance are stern—fines, potential criminal penalties, injury to reputation, loss of reputation and clients, not to mention public ridicule. It’s important to recognize the minimal requirements, when they are required and what might be practically recommended.

8
Sep

Cybersecurity Secrets Revealed

What exactly is a software vulnerability and how do you find it? In common usage, a vulnerability is a weakness, a corner of our emotional life susceptible to a minor hurt. Vulnerabilities in deployed software are the genuine Achilles heel of our digital systems today—networks, computers, mobile devices, biometrics, even the Internet of Things (IoT).

29
Jun

Cyber Risk Beyond Compliance

The Digital Age has reached a crossroads. We have the technological means of exchanging a vast and specific array of zeroes and ones (the binary language of the digital world). Yet, hardly a day goes by without news of someone getting hacked. In fact, the loss history attributed to cyber-attacks is about $500 Billion per year. What is the insurance industry supposed to do with those numbers?

28
May

Assured Reveals Unique Solution for Autonomous Vehicles

Assured provides insight on the global auto makers attacked by WannaCry ransomware.

20
Mar

Pre-Breach Cyber Risk Management for Insurance Industry

Assured Enterprises, Inc., has announced its Pre-breach Cyber Risk Management suite for Reinsurers, Insurance Companies, Captives, Program Administrators, Brokers, Agents, Insureds, Risk Managers, Underwriters, Actuaries, and Data Analysts. With increased pressure to protect data from breach, and the growing list of standards and regulations surrounding cybersecurity, risk bearers know they must address the challenge with …

12
Dec

NIST Cybersecurity Framework, Baldrige Excellence Builder Unveil Latest Guidelines

A primer on applying NIST and Balridge recommendations and guidelines to your enterprise. In its final form, the [NIST] framework offers a core set of activities to anticipate and mitigate against attacks on systems. It provides a set of measurements to assess to what degree an organization has implemented these core activities, which can be used …

6
Dec

Top 4 Cybersecurity Solutions for Asia

Assured Enterprises Cited by Tech Wire Asia as one of Their Top Four Cybersecurity Solutions for the Needs of the Asian Market Assured Enterprises has been featured as one of the Four “must have” cybersecurity technologies in a recent article “Top Cybersecurity Solutions for Expanding Businesses” by Tech Wire Asia, along with Kaspersky, FireEye, and Darktrace. …

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