John J. Jablonski Quoted in "Cyber-Security Insurance Becomes an Important Purchase for Companies," Business First June 3, 2016
John J. Jablonski, Goldberg Segalla partner and Co-Chair of Goldberg Segalla’s Cyber Risk Practice Group, was interviewed by Business First for an article examining the necessity for companies of all sizes to purchase cyber liability insurance.
“You can’t be in business right now without a cyber policy,” John told Business First. “As the Targets and Home Depots of the world start clamping down their defenses, smaller firms are greater targets.”
Businesses that serve other companies will be asked to sign documents stating they have cyber insurance, John added. But he noted that general cyber liability policies do not cover some events, such as a data breach, and said more comprehensive plans are available. Companies who want coverage should evaluate their vulnerabilities and examine policies’ exceptions, John advised.
Read the article here:
- “Cyber-Security Insurance Becomes an Important Purchase for Companies,” Business First, June 3, 2016 (subscription required)