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Cyber Risk

Cyber risk has become a leading issue for many organizations as awareness of cloud computing, social media, corporate Bring Your Own Device policies, big data, and state-sponsored espionage has grown and recently been amplified by President Obama's Cybersecurity Executive Order. In an increasingly punitive legal and regulatory environment, and in the face of more frequent contractual insurance requirements specifying cyber liability, forward -thinking companies are taking proactive steps to explore and transfer cyber risk.

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Cyber Diagnostic Tool

Benchmark your cyber risk exposures today!

Aon invites you to complete our free Cyber Diagnostic Tool that will help quantify and benchmark your Network Security and Privacy exposures. The questionnaire only takes 10 minutes to complete and you will receive a tailored risk benchmarking report.

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Cyber is a fast-growing enterprise risk, not just an IT risk.

Aon colleague Kevin Kalinich contributes to what you need to know when comes to cyber risk management in Domenic Antonucci’s new book: The Cyber Risk Handbook: Creating and Measuring Effective Cybersecurity Capabilities.

  • Learn how cyber risk management can be integrated to better protect your enterprise.
  • Aon Cyber Leader Kevin Kalinich explains how you can manage cyber risks through insurance and finance.
  • Is your organization’s CFO modeling your cyber exposures frequency and severity to compare the benefits of invest in IT security versus insurance?


We invite you to download our most recent reports on this important subject, which detail the risk profile, regulatory issues, and risk transfer marketplace both generally and specifically with respect to companies in the legal, higher education, and health care industries.

2017 EMEA Cyber Risk Transfer Comparison Report
EMEA organizations recognize the growing value of technology and data assets relative to historical tangible assets, but spend four times more budget on insurance for Property, Plant & Equipment risks. Download Report.

2017 Global Cyber Risk Transfer Comparison Report
Ponemon Institute is pleased to present the 2017 Cyber Risk Transfer Comparison Report sponsored by Aon Risk Solutions. The purpose of the research is to compare the relative insurance protection of certain tangible versus intangible assets. Download Report.

2017 North America Cyber Risk Transfer Comparison Report
The increasing cyber threat – How do cyber asset values and potential losses compare to tangible asset values and potential losses from an organization’s other perils? Download report.

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Webinars & Speaking Engagements

Aon/Zurich Cyber Risk Forum:
In this breakfast seminar, a panel of experts from Aon, Stroz Friedberg and Zurich will lead a discussion around managing the risk to businesses at any stage of a cyber breach. Panelists will provide different perspectives of the cyber threat landscape, including what’s driving the cyber discussion, IT trends and D&O implications of a cyber security breach. We are excited to have the following two Hyatt panelists join in the discussion: Jennifer Pack, Director of Risk Management and Benjamin Vaughn, Chief Information Security Officer.

Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | Registration and Breakfast: 8:30 a.m. | Discussion: 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Location: 1871 in the Merchandise Mart
Registration information to follow.

Webinar: The Evolving Nature of Cyber Risk
View the webinar. Legendary former con-artist and one of the world's top fraud prevention experts – Frank Abagnale, bestselling author of Catch Me If You Can – will share his unique perspective on identifying threats and tackling security in the digital age. Read more.

Webinar: Interconnected Risks in an Increasingly Digital Business Setting
View the webinar. Collectively understanding, measuring and treating interconnected risks has a greater net effect of reducing the overall organization risk profile than treating these connected risks individually. A fundamental tenet of rapidly evolving risks created by digital advancements is their increased interdependence. Read more.

Webinar: Cyber Risk: Then and Now
View the webinar. The digital revolution is changing everything. Today, companies use technology to advance sales, power innovation, increase efficiency and facilitate data and analytics. Read more.

Webinar: Data Breach - Learn to Protect Yourself
View the webinar. The costs of retail cyber breaches run into the hundreds of millions of dollars. One doesn’t have to dig too far into daily news reports to find examples of breaches that have affected tens of millions of customers. Read more.

Webinar: Cyber Risk 2.0: Expanding the Boundaries of Cyber Coverage
View a one-hour webinar with a panel of experts that looks at a framework for the next generation of cyber risk coverage. What would cyber risk 2.0 look like, and how can business in all industries achieve better cyber security as well as balance sheet and reputation protection?

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