Month: August 2020

How to Protect Yourself Against Cybercrime

, August 7, 2021

It’s no secret that cybercrime is on the rise. In fact, it’s one of the fastest-growing crimes in America today. Businesses are being targeted more and more every day by hackers who are looking for

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Tips to keep your company safe from cyberattacks

, July 13, 2021

In a recent interview with CBS 8, the founder of Vanasek Insurance, Antonette Vanasek, offers her expert opinion on the best ways to protect your company from cybersecurity attacks. She talks about ransomware in particular

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Global rise in ransomware attacks spikes demand for cybersecurity insurance

July 9, 2021

Leading insurance firms report sharp uptick in demand for business protection amid increasing risk LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA (JULY 6, 2021) — Ransomware attacks are on the rise across the globe as businesses scramble to increase their

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California business group introduces new small business bill to Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s office

June 30, 2021

LOS ANGELES, June 30, 2021 – The National Small Business Advocacy Council seeks the Democratic Senator’s sponsorship on new bill that would create Equity and opportunity for small businesses to compete for federal contracts as pandemic strain

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Cyber Attack On One Of America’s Pipeline’s & $500 Million Ransom Paid

May 18, 2021

What are your thoughts on cyber attacks? Are you worried about the potential for one to happen and what it might cost your business? Join Antonette Vanasek, founder of Vanasek Insurance, as she discusses her

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Top 3 Reasons Your Business Needs Cyber Liability Insurance

, October 16, 2020

Cybercrime is the world’s fastest-growing crime – and anyone can be a victim. Despite the skyrocketing liability costs to business owners, only 21% of businesses with less than 250 employees had any cyber insurance. ¹ Meanwhile,

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How A Ransomware Attack Can Destroy Your Business

, September 30, 2020

What exactly is a ransomware attack, and what are the consequences? Ransomware is malicious software that makes its way onto your computer by tricking you to install it. It can come from an infected file

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The Deadly Consequences of Healthcare Cyber Attacks

, September 30, 2020

Healthcare cyber attacks? According to the Blackberry Cylance 2020 Threat Report, 9% of all ransomware attacks targeted the healthcare industry–a trend with life and death consequences for patients. The breach of financial records tends to

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New COVID-19 Presumption law to affect California businesses

September 26, 2020

Last week Governor Gavin Newsom signed SB 1159, creating the presumption that cases of COVID-19 are work-related and entitled to workers’ compensation. The bill is effective immediately, with a sunset date of January 1, 2023.

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The Cybercrime Risks of Working from Home

, August 26, 2020

To curtail the coronavirus pandemic, businesses and government agencies have asked their employees to work from home in unprecedented numbers. Remote working has provided a lot of benefits for workers, but it has not come

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Cybersecurity Risks for E-Commerce Websites

, July 24, 2020

What are the cybersecurity risks for e-commerce websites? According to a new report, Cybercrime damages will hit $6 trillion annually by 2021, with 32.5% of all successful attacks targeting e-commerce sites.  Hackers may seek out

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Why You Need Small Business Cyber Liability Insurance Now

, July 22, 2020

Not sure if you need business cyber liability insurance? While more and more business moves online–especially in the aftermath of COVID-19–small business owners are left particularly vulnerable to the liability of a cybersecurity breach. Already

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Do I Need Cyber Liability Insurance?

, June 17, 2020

What is Cyber Liability Insurance and do you need it? As the economy becomes increasingly intertwined with cybertechnology, most business owners find themselves asking about cybersecurity–and it’s critical that you do. 43% of cyberattacks target

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Cyber Crime Skyrockets During COVID-19 Outbreak

, July 20, 2020

Cyber crime has been on the rise in recent years, but the risks of conducting business in this cyber-dependent COVID-19 “new normal” have seen it skyrocket. At a UN Security Council meeting last month, UN

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Infographic: Cyber Security Risks for Small Business

, June 22, 2020

Cyber security has become more critical than ever, and the consequences of exposed information technology (IT) and cybersecurity vulnerabilities can be catastrophic for a business, especially small business startups. Consider the following to decide whether

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Statement on COVID-19

March 24, 2020

Dear Valued Customers: The global COVID-19 pandemic continues to influence our way of life and how we do business. At this time, we want to reiterate that your team at Vanasek Insurance Services, is still

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VanaCare Concierge Service Breakdown

May 28, 2019

Vanasek Insurance Services offers unique support programs to reduce business risk and allow clients to focus their resources on their core endeavors.

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