Sompo offers cyber policyholders free email security protection


Sompo International Holdings, the specialty provider of property and casualty insurance and reinsurance, is offering all eligible cyber policyholders in the US complimentary cyber risk management services for email security protection.

Sompo has partnered with SecurIT360, a full-service security consulting firm, and The Crypsis Group, a cyber risk management firm, to provide this service. Sompo said it was the first of its kind offered in the insurance industry.

Qualifying Sompo cyber clients can access and engage cyber consultants from SecurIT360, which will perform customised reviews of current email security configurations and protocols. Each live consultation will include best practice recommendations, following the Center for Internet Security guidelines and other relevant standards, for a full range of security and deployment processes. 

Richard DePiero, senior vice president and US cyber product leader at Sompo International, said: “Email is a common attack vector utilised by adversaries and the risk can be mitigated by ensuring that our customers enterprise email systems are configured properly.”

Dan Wadley, executive vice president of Sompo Pro, added: “Our unique combination of specialised underwriting expertise and market leading risk management services continues to differentiate Sompo International as a leading market for cyber, financial and professional lines solutions.”



Sompo International, SecurIT360, The Crypsis Group, Richard DePiero, Dan Wadley

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