First vs. Third Party Cyber Coverage

Cyber Coverage

Last year marked the second-highest record for business data breaches: 781.

In order to properly protect you, your business, and your employee and client data, you need to understand the different type of Cyber Liability coverage available.

cyber coverage



First-party cyber coverage: protection for the data you own, such as information that pertains to your customers or employees

Third-party cyber coverage: provides protection for liability associated with your customers’ data, among other things



Privacy breach: an incident that results from failure to protect private, personally identifiable information

Security breach: an incident that bypasses security systems to result in unauthorized access or release of sensitive or confidential data

Electronic media breach: infringement of a service mark or trademark


Read about the differences in more detail here.


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