Deciphering Cyber Insurance, Acts of War, and Espionage

Deciphering Cyber Insurance, Acts of War, and Espionage

In this intriguing discussion, we delve into the complex world of insurance companies and their strategies for handling cyber threats, particularly when it comes to determining acts of war and espionage. We explore the blurry boundaries and challenges of insuring against these distinct yet interconnected risks in the ever-evolving cyber landscape. Join us for a candid conversation where we attempt to unravel these intricate dilemmas, acknowledging the difficulties in this domain that often leave us with more questions than answers.

Watch the full episode: "Cyber Insurance - Does it Create More Problems than it Solves?"


🔒 Iain Pye is a Cybersecurity, Data Protection and Risk Specialist with over 20 years of experience in the public and private sectors. Iain has worked in a range of industries from finance, legal, security and government. When Iain is not fighting fires or arguing personal data ethics, Iain likes exploring the world with his family and occasionally going for a run through the Fens with the dog. If the dog is up for it, which she is usually not.

🔒 Chris Dawson is a former Royal Marine of 11 years. He moved into the private security sector in 2012 taking up various roles across the globe, from hostile environments to the corporate world, advising and implementing security protocols in multiple sectors while gathering and learning as much as possible along the way.

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