Understanding Cyber Insurance by Exploring a Ransomware Attack

Oct 21, 2021 - 11:30 AM (CT) - Virtual
Hosted by Madison, WI

About this Event

Understanding Cyber Insurance by Exploring a Ransomware Attack


We will explore the victim’s response to a hypothetical ransomware attack.  This includes: Forensic investigation; system restoration, establishing and/or defending against liability, and government compliance.  Various best practices and potential pitfalls will be discussed.



11:30 - 12:00 pm - Virtual Social and Networking Time

12:00 - 1:00 pm - Presentation


Learning Objectives:

1)      Learn the process and potential pitfalls of responding to a ransomware attack.

2)      Appreciate the importance of having a proactive plan in place to direct the breach response.

3)      Understand the role and limitations of insurance in creating and executing a response plan.



*  CPE Credit:  1 hour
*  Prerequisite:  None
*  Course Level:  Basic
*  Advanced Preparation:  None 

The Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: https://www.nasbaregistry.org/

Featured Speakers


Jeffrey S. Moore

Account Executive I Commercial Risk Solutions




Jeff is responsible for client service, development, maintenance and marketing of property and casualty programs for construction-related clients throughout Wisconsin, Illinois, Minnesota and Iowa.


Jeff grew up in the insurance industry - working in a family-owned agency as a child. He has extensive experience providing insurance and risk management solutions to customers in the construction industry throughout his career. He joined Aon in 2018 as an Account Executive. Prior to that, he worked as an Account Executive for a regional agency in Illinois and as an Account Executive and Officer for that family agency in Hawaii. Jeff has spoken numerous times for various construction trade organizations and lobbied legislative bodies on insurance matters which affect the construction industry.


Members: Free
Non-members: Free

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