Cyber picks up interest
Aon will acquire NYC-based cybersecurity specialist Stroz Friedberg as the firm looks to expand its cyber offering, aka bet with certainty on those faced with uncertainty. According to the WSJ, P&C insurer sold an estimated $2 billion to $3 billion of cyber risk coverage in 2015, worldwide. Recall random cyber bits below.
- Cyber risk modeling platform, Cyence, recently raised $40 million in a Series A round led by Dowling Capital Management.
- CoverHound officially launched CyberPolicy last week
- Zuroovi launched in the summer to offer small businesses access to cyber risk
- Neil Rekhi of Find Me Cyber will be speaking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison’s Cybersecurity Awareness Day!