Read our article published in the Spring 2020 Edition of DrQ.
Click here to read the article: DrQ Spring 2020 -Lessons from a cyber insurance claim
“Recently I helped a GP clinic finalise a cyber hacking event, covered by a cyber-insurance policy they held. The practice owner opened a phishing
email and clicked… and by doing so, their entire system was encrypted with
Ryuk – a type of ransomware that uses encryption to block access to a system, device, or file until a ransom is paid. Ryuk demands payment via Bitcoin. In our case the demand was for 15 Bitcoin (so circa $150,000).”