Tax Warrior Chronicles

GUEST BLOG: How Insurance Views and Assesses YOUR Cyber Risk

Posted on Tue, Mar 15, 2022

By: Matthew Knowles

 

In the past, we’ve blogged about cyber risk, but mostly from the perspective of the lengths we go to protect your information, and how you can protect your information. However, there is another perspective; that of the insurance broker and insurance carrier. What are insurance carriers looking for when deciding to insure your company? What exactly is the risk they are taking when insuring you? How do you know if you have the right coverage and the right amount of coverage? These questions and more are answered by our friends at Knowles Insurance, a Scranton-based insurance broker. Today’s author, Matthew Knowles, specializes in cyber insurance. He will discuss what he

Read More

Cyber Security: Signs of a Potentially Nefarious Email

Posted on Mon, Sep 27, 2021

According to various sources, approximately 300 billion+ emails are sent worldwide every day. Unbelievably, more than half that number either has the potential to infect your computer with malware or make you reveal your passwords and other sensitive information. These come from criminals who want your money, your company’s data, your personal identifiable information (PII) or all the above. Today’s blog takes a decided non-tax bent and focuses on ways to identify emails that threaten you or your business.

Read More