More than 4.2 billion people across the globe now have access to the internet. Your friends, your mom, your daughter, your doctor, your colleagues – they’re all just a click away. But, due to this ease-of-access, we’re attracting the attention of malicious users, putting us at risk for cybercrimes. The reality is, South Africa is ranked 23rd in the world in terms of cybercrime, according to computer forensics company Cyanre.
Even our kids spend a lot of time browsing the internet and using social media. It’s especially important that you protect yourself and them against perils like online bullying. That’s where we come in.
1st for Women wants to make sure you’re always ready for anything life may bring. That’s why we offer 1st for Women’s Cyber Insurance, to protect yourself and your loved ones against cyber bullying, cyber liability, cyber-attacks and cyber theft. Our Cyber Insurance is designed to protect you from, amongst others, internet-based risks that could be a threat to your personal information, money and physical safety.
What is covered?
The removal and suppression of harmful content arising out of cyber bullying. Cyber bullying can occur through SMS and chat apps, or online in social media, forums, or gaming channels. It is the act of harassing or embarrassing someone in the online environment. Benefits of cover include legal mediation through third party negotiation to resolve legal disputes and to stop further cyber harassment, legal assistance and telephonic advice.
Cyber liability for the loss or damage from an attack or virus that started from, or passed through, your computer system. Such an attack could result in monetary loss, theft of intellectual property, extortion, etc. Benefits of cover include legal action, mediation and telephonic advice.
Cover for recovery of data (where possible) that was lost or damaged due to cyber-attacks on your computer or home systems. A cyber-attack is any malicious or unauthorised electronic attack initiated by a third party, designed to damage, destroy, corrupt, etc. your computer system.
Cover for any monetary loss suffered due to cyber theft, including money wrongfully transferred from your account, or goods purchased using stolen information.
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