Fraud Management & Cybercrime , Governance & Risk Management , IT Risk Management

Cyber Insurance: Benefits and Pitfalls

Martin Overton on What to Look for in an Effective Cyber Policy
Martin Overton, independent consultant

Martin Overton has worked both in cybersecurity and in insurance, so he has a unique perspective on cyber insurance – the genuine benefits as well as the potential pitfalls. He shares tips on what to seek in an effective policy.

See Also: Live Webinar | The Role of Passwords in the Hybrid Workforce

In a video interview at Information Security Media Group's recent Fraud and Breach Summit in London, Overton discusses:

  • Common mistakes;
  • How to avoid lack of coverage;
  • How to improve this nascent industry.

Formerly employed by IBM and later AIG, Overton now runs his own cybersecurity consultancy, helping clients to identify and remediate security issues, advising on best practice. He speaks at events, lectures at universities and conducts security research.

About the Author

Tom Field

Tom Field

Senior Vice President, Editorial, ISMG

Field is responsible for all of ISMG's 28 global media properties and its team of journalists. He also helped to develop and lead ISMG's award-winning summit series that has brought together security practitioners and industry influencers from around the world, as well as ISMG's series of exclusive executive roundtables.

Around the Network

Our website uses cookies. Cookies enable us to provide the best experience possible and help us understand how visitors use our website. By browsing, you agree to our use of cookies.