Gartner Research

Cyber Insurance

Published: 14 April 2017

ID: G00367463

Analyst(s): Consult the Board Research Team


This summary contains substantive input from seven members on their use of cyber insurance policies. We begin this summary by exploring members' drivers for purchasing cyber insurance, any key exclusions in their policies, and the compliance-specific actions required to obtain insurance polices. Next, we turn to the members that decided against purchasing cyber insurance, exploring the reasoning behind this decision. Finally, we turn our attention to members' stances on captive versus commercial insurance policies.

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