Measuring Cyber Risk – Understanding the Right Data Sources

Insurers have a multifaceted challenge to quantify cyber risk for their customers and it’s critical to identify the right data sources. Cyber insurance represents a newer reality of risk andsymantec-measuring-cyber-risk-slides-150x101 unlike fire or earthquake insurance, it is far more complex to measure cyber risk owing to the lack of historical data.

Sponsored by Symantec, this one-hour webinar aims to help risk professionals understand the most important data sources cyber insurers need to consider to accurately and efficiently assess cyber risk.

On May 31, 2017 a group of panelists discussed the importance of data sources in measuring cyber risk.

Confirmed Speakers

The following panelists participated in the webinar:

  • Darren Shou, Senior Director, Symantec
  • Erin Ayers, Editor of Cyber Front Page News, Advisen (moderator)
  • Tudor Dumitras, Assistant Professor, Maryland Cybersecurity Center, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Joshua Pyle, Senior Principal Actuary, Symantec

Webinar Topics

The following topics were discussed:

  • Collecting and analyzing cyber insurance data
  • Identifying the right cyber insurance data sources
  • Quantifying cyber risk
  • Understanding cyber risk assessment
  • Filling in cyber insurance data gaps