Cyber Insurance: Not Just for Data Protection
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President Obama’s Executive Order 13636 on Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity identified “insurance liability considerations” as an incentive that might improve security. Over the course of the year since the Executive Order was issued, there has been an increase in the marketing of cyber insurance products. In an article published in Law360, Hunton & Williams Insurance Litigation & Counseling partner Lon Berk discusses how most cyber insurance policies currently available do not protect against major risks to critical infrastructure. Since the Executive Order, insurers have taken steps to restrict coverage, resulting in a reduction in the protection of critical infrastructure against cyber attacks.


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