European Data Protection Digest

Study: EU Needs Better Cyberinsurance Options


July 5, 2012

COMPUTERWORLD UK reports on cyberinsurance market findings by the European Network and Information Security Agency. According to the report, the EU lacks a well-developed cyberinsurance market. If developed, specialised insurance products could improve IT security and data protection for businesses and individuals. Meanwhile, IBM’s Centre for Applied Insights recently conducted a survey on the role of chief information security officers (CISO). “With the increasing demand and expansion of the global role of security,” the report states, “the role of a modern CISO is evolving from simply being a technical officer to a leader in business strategy.”
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