This short course teaches the fundamentals of ransomware and the insurance designed to cover the related risks. Insurance professionals and insurance buyers, such as risk managers and CFOs, need to have a solid understanding of ransomware, how it works, and what can be done to manage the risk and protect their organization.
This course is a time saver! Gain all the knowledge and terminology you need in today's climate of high cyber risk.
Take a moment to picture your company in a ransomware attack situation. What would you do if all your computer systems were shut down and inaccessible? What would be your next step? Who would you call? Would you pay the ransom? It helps to think these questions through ahead of time so that you are prepared should an attack occur. In this course, we discuss what typically happens when there is an attack, and what to expect and consider when dealing with it.
Ransomware attacks are increasing in number and financial impact presenting a major threat for cyber insurance experts. In this course we explore how the insurance industry is responding to these risks - changes in policy structure for example. Take this course to ensure you understand and are prepared for these changes and how they may impact your insurance coverage.