Global Ransomware Cyber Attack

A global cyber-attack leveraging hacking tools has infected systems in nearly 100 countries. The ransomware encrypted data on the computers is demanding payments of US$300 to US$600 to restore access.  It is believed there are 57,000 infections worldwide. The ransomware is a new variant of “WannaCry” that has the ability to automatically spread across large…

Cyber-Incident Response: Staying Out of the Headlines

By Paul Handy, Global Head of Cyber for Crawford Global Technical Services™. Understanding the complexities of managing a cyber-incident is an increasingly common responsibility for corporate risk managers. As a result, my colleagues and I involved with Crawford & Company®’s Cyber Incident Response Solution have been equally busy, helping corporates as they consider the benefits of…