Cyber & Fraud

Cyber & FraudEmerging cyber risk offers challenges and new opportunities to brokers and insurers struggling to keep up with the pace and frequency of attacks and finding solutions for clients. On the fraud side, staged accidents and loosely-regulated medical assessment companies have plagued the auto insurance sector in Ontario with millions of dollars in fraudulent claims in recent years.
Ontario could be a leader in autonomous vehicles: JLT Canada Public Sector Summit

Ontario could be a leader in autonomous vehicles: JLT Canada Public Sector Summit

Harsh weather and challenging driving conditions could serve as ideal testing ground

Equifax takes down customer service web page after ‘malicious content’ found

Equifax takes down customer service web page after ‘malicious content’ found

The company confirmed that its systems were not compromised by the content

Final count is that 8,000 Canadians, 145.5 million Americans affected by Equifax breach

Final count is that 8,000 Canadians, 145.5 million Americans affected by Equifax breach

The information comes from a completed forensic investigation into impacted customers

Aviva enhances identity theft coverage

Aviva enhances identity theft coverage

The insurer has increased its policy limit for all expense claims related to an incident

Property insurers have role to play in cyber coverage: RIMS Canada Conference

Property insurers have role to play in cyber coverage: RIMS Canada Conference

The cyber market is too new to handle both tangible and intangible losses, said one speaker

“Small number” of RBC credit card holders affected in Equifax breach, bank says

“Small number” of RBC credit card holders affected in Equifax breach, bank says

RBC has yet to identify any impact to clients and is investigating the issue

Equifax Canada says 100,000 Canadians may be affected by cyberattack

Equifax Canada says 100,000 Canadians may be affected by cyberattack

Company plans to notify those affected in writing as soon as possible

Equifax to update Canadians this week

Equifax to update Canadians this week

Company has yet to say how many Canadians were affected by data breach

CAA says 10,000 members may be affected by Equifax breach

CAA says 10,000 members may be affected by Equifax breach

CAA partnered with Equifax on an identity protection program

Equifax hack likely affected only Canadians with dealings in U.S.

Equifax hack likely affected only Canadians with dealings in U.S.

Accounts could be at risk for those who lived, worked or applied for credit in the U.S.

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