Tag: Data Breach

Regulatory / Legal

Title Insurer to Pay New York $1 Million Penalty Over 2019 Data Breach

November 28, 2023

Via: Insurance Journal

The New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) announced that First American Title Insurance Co. will pay a $1 million penalty to New York State for violations of DFS’s cybersecurity regulation stemming from a large-scale cybersecurity breach in May […]


Insurer Mapfre Faces Class Actions Over Data Breach

September 13, 2023

Via: Insurance Journal

Two proposed class actions have been filed in federal court in Massachusetts against Mapfre U.S.A. Corp. and its affiliate Commerce Insurance Co. over a recent data breach that one of the lawsuits contends may have exposed customer data for more […]


GEICO employees voice concern over MOVEIt data breach

August 22, 2023

Via: Insurance Business

Some GEICO employees are claiming that their personal information has been compromised as a result of a data breach involving file transfer software MOVEIt. In a letter obtained by 7 News reporter Kristen Mirand, GEICO notified employees of a “security […]

Cyber Risks, Risk Management

Geico Customer Data Breach May be Part of Unemployment Insurance Scam

April 22, 2021

Via: Insurance Journal

Auto insurer Geico recently reported that fraudsters have been stealing license numbers of its customers for the past few months and possibly using them to fraudulently apply for unemployment benefits. In a data breach notification filed with California’s data privacy […]