As the worst of the COVID-19 pandemic recedes, some businesses are making moves to get workers back to the office. Clearly the importance of having a physical office has changed for those companies that discovered they could operate just as effectively with remote workers.
You’re working from home going about your business. You respond to an email that looks like it’s from one of your vendors. Their request for your login credentials for your line-of-business software is a little odd but you think they must have a good reason or else they wouldn’t ask.
[Updated December 2023] There’s good news and bad news in the state of cyber insurance. The bad news is that rates keep increasing. The good news is that the rise in rates is leveling off somewhat, going from an average increase of 133% in December 2021 to 17.1% in December 2022.
What remains the same is that the way to qualify for and get your best rate on cyber insurance is by lowering risk and building resilience.