You worked hard to build your business; you need technology insurance that works just as hard to protect it from the risks unique to high tech enterprises.
The technology sector is a rapidly changing and complex environment; the best technology insurance providers, such as Insuring Tech employ agents that understand your business and can provide coverage customized to fit your unique business needs.
Software developers, IT specialists and web designers are exposed to risks that most general business liability policies do not cover. You need specialized liability insurance that could protect your company from omissions and errors that could lead to claims of lost revenue or damage to a client. Continue reading
What is Electronic Spam?
Electronic Spam was defined in our last post as “unsolicited and unwanted messages automatically spread or posted in bulk through emails, contact lists, links, instant messaging, advertisements, forums and more.” This serious definition actually has an entertaining origin. Continue reading
…And How Internet Liability Insurance Could Solve Just About Any Cyber Issue
Most people are not even aware of the fact that they need Internet liability insurance, let alone understanding why and what their online security risks are. At Insuring Tech, we believe that knowledge is power, and is the first step in effective online security. Below are five essential computer virus terms and definitions that will help educate you on the importance of cyber insurance. Continue reading
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Don’t think you need Internet liability insurance or Cyber liability insurance?
Consider this: If you own a website you are, by default, a publisher. Therefore you must take on the liabilities that come with the title.
Internet liability insurance, also known as cyber liability insurance could cover first and third party risks that many publishers face, including infringement of intellectual property rights, virus transmissions, privacy issues and many of the liabilities that come with being an online publisher.
When your business takes advantage of the new technologies in the Internet, like e-commerce& digital databases, you need to make sure you’re covered should any infringement, virus or information breeches take place. The platforms you are working with are cutting edge, so you need a policy that is up to par as well. Read on to learn more about just a few of the issues that come with being an online publisher. Continue reading
IPR Insurance covers design, inventions, unique literature, music and art, symbols and images, names, solutions and concoctions. Essentially any intangible creation of the mind can be considered Intellectual Property, so if you or your business has something unique that none of your competitors nor anyone else in the world has, IPR insurance is an absolute must.
IPR Insurance legally gives entitlement of the rights and profitability of the Intellectual Property to the original creative mind, yet Intellectual Property Rights are not always respected. Competitors may take an idea from someone else, manipulate it slightly and sell it for possibly billions of dollars, leaving the original creator profit-less and without credit. Continue reading