What will the Notifiable Data Breach (NDB) scheme mean for your business?

What will the Notifiable Data Breach (NDB) scheme mean for your business?

In late 2017 it was discovered that the multibillion dollar, international company ‘Uber’ was found to have clients data compromised – yet the business did not inform their customers of the breach, and just paid the hackers $120,000 to keep quiet. The Notifiable Data Breach (NDB) scheme came into effect on February 22 (2018)...
Why mobile and portable items insurance is more important than ever

Why mobile and portable items insurance is more important than ever

Nowadays we carry around with us more expensive items than ever before. The smartphone revolution has brought the world to our fingertips, putting in our pockets sophisticated and sleek portable devices. Recent research has found that 78% of Australian high school students carry up to $1000 worth of items with them every day to school, including...
Will global Meltdown and Spectre security flaws impact cyber insurance?

Will global Meltdown and Spectre security flaws impact cyber insurance?

What are Meltdown and Spectre? In early January, two techniques dubbed Meltdown and Spectre were revealed that could enable hackers to compromise crucial data such as passwords and encryption keys, from vulnerable computers. These include mobile devices and servers running on cloud computing networks. Meltdown flaw Meltdown affects nearly every microprocessor made by Intel, which...
What to do if you are involved in motor vehicle accident.

What to do if you are involved in motor vehicle accident.

We all hope not to experience the stress and shock of a motor vehicle accident, but it’s important to be aware of what needs to happen if it does occur. It’s very likely that the driver of the other vehicle, like yourself, will be shocked or scared by the incident. You should always try...