The products and clients involved
The challenges we faced
Usually, the cyber – attack is considered in the insurance policy as a force majeure. In other words, there isn’t a possibility to obtain a recovery because the carrier doesn’t have liability for the damage or loss.
However, the risks in the marine world are changing every day along with the world. It is very difficult not to assume that there is an important risk of suffering a cyber-attack, taking into account the development of new technologies. On this basis, we consider that companies should invest in security systems to protect from these new threats. We were facing two situations:
- The event is not unpredictable.
- The event is not irresistible We got an effective recovery from the shipping company.