Call Us CALL US TODAY | (888) 337-9322
Auto Insurance AUTO

Auto insurance protects you against financial loss if you have an accident.

Read More
Homeowners Insurance HOME

A standard policy insures the home itself and the things you keep in it.

Read More
Business Insurance BUSINESS

Discover the perfect insurance options to meet your specific and unique needs.

Read More
Life Insurance LIFE / ANNUITY

Browse a variety of insurance options in order to find the right one for you.

Read More
Employee Benefits Insurance EMPLOYEE BENEFITS

Learn about different coverage options that fit your specific business needs.

Read More
What's New? DSI Newsfeed

What DSI can do for you. Check out our videos, news and blogs.

Read More

Cyber Story


On Monday December 10th, 2018, I received a call from a doctor client of mine.  It went something like this…


On Thursday of last week, our computer system was held at ransom because someone in our office downloaded some ransomware unknowingly.  The criminals told me that I had 24 hours to send them $15,000 of bitcoin or my data would be erased! I had no idea how to purchase bitcoin but I had no choice.  After sending them the bitcoin, our software was released back to us. We are out $15,000, is it covered by our insurance?


I think this situation is going to happen more and more.  There is cyber insurance that would cover this type of loss.  It is typically NOT included in a regular insurance policy that a doctors office would have purchased.  It needs to be a separate insurance policy.


Call us to get a quote on Cyber insurance today!


Written by John Darr of Darr Schackow insurance Agency.


Posted 4:18 AM

Share |


No Comments


Post a Comment
Name
Required
E-Mail
Required (Not Displayed)
Comment
Required


All comments are moderated and stripped of HTML.
Submission Validation
Required
CAPTCHA
Change the CAPTCHA codeSpeak the CAPTCHA code
 
Enter the Validation Code from above.
NOTICE: This blog and website are made available by the publisher for educational and informational purposes only. It is not be used as a substitute for competent insurance, legal, or tax advice from a licensed professional in your state. By using this blog site you understand that there is no broker client relationship between you and the blog and website publisher.
Blog Archive
  • 2019
  • 2018
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014


View Mobile Version
Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Google+
Instagram
YouTube
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
Carriers
© Copyright. All rights reserved.
Powered by Insurance Website Builder