Insurers Grow Tentative About Coverage For Cloud Users

Law360, New York (November 13, 2012, 9:46 PM EST) -- Insurers are starting to scrutinize coverage for companies using third-party data services, seeing cloud providers as especially vulnerable to hacking attacks, and with cyberpolicy language constantly evolving, attorneys say policyholders should pay closer attention to whether their cloud-related losses would be covered in the event of a breach.

Last year, hackers reportedly used's cloud service to launch a cyberattack that compromised the account data of more than 77 million Sony Playstation users. But that much-publicized data breach hasn't slowed a trend of companies turning to...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.