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Second Circuit Affirms Finding of Computer Fraud Coverage for E-Mail Cyber-Spoofing

Posted in Property Insurance, Recent Cases
A New York case that many had anticipated would yield a consequential appellate precedent for cyber-insurance claims has instead ended in a three-page unpublished order finding coverage.  In Medidata Solutions, Inc. v. Federal Insurance Company, No. 17‑2492 (2d Cir. July 6, 2018), the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit summarily affirmed Judge Andrew Carter’s July 21, 2017… Continue Reading

The Next Insurance Storm Is In The Cloud

Posted in Recent Cases
The highest profile cyber incidents – such as major data breaches at Sony, Zappos, Global Payments, and Nationwide Insurance, and the disruption to Netflix’s service on Christmas Eve due to problems with Amazon’s cloud service – may dominate the news, but the bigger issue is just how pervasive such problems are.    … Continue Reading