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May 24, 2022

First Connect, Blink by Chubb team up to offer cyber insurance protection

Hippo’s subsidiary First Connect Insurance Services has teamed up with Blink by Chubb to offer independent agents participating in First Connect’s insurtech marketplace platform with personal cyber insurance protection.

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The new cyber protection insurance product, which will be underwritten by Blink by Chubb, will be offered by First Connect.

Blink provides customers with standalone coverage against cyber risks including online extortion, cyberbullying, and identity theft. It also covers electronic data restoration and replacement costs.

First Connect president Aviad Pinkovezky said: “With multiple devices and online accounts, cyber protection is a necessity in today’s always-connected world.

“By offering Blink’s Cyber Protection, small and medium-sized agencies gain access to yet another national carrier and a growing list of fully digital products available on First Connect that can be easily combined with other types of coverage.”

The collaboration will offer cyber coverage that will help consumers in protecting their digital footprints.

Chubb North America eConsumer senior vice-president Laura Bennett said: “Blink is delighted to offer First Connect agents simple, jargon-free personal cyber insurance to help protect their customers’ digital lives.

“First Connect’s approach to providing fast quotes and near-instant binds made it a natural platform to offer Cyber Protection to independent agencies.”

First Connect Insurance Services provides access to national insurtech carriers with zero access fees for independent agencies.

Blink by Chubb offers personal insurance products that are distributed through employee benefits, insurance carriers, D2C, digital brokers and affinity partners, including First Connect.

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Cyberattacks continue to rise every year and no sector seems to be immune. Hackers target sensitive information such as organizational, client, and financial data, as well as intellectual property (IP) and proprietary functions. As digital transformation becomes a top priority for many organizations, traditional perimeter-based security models are no longer sufficient to address the growing cybersecurity concerns. Against the backdrop, enterprises explore zero trust as it takes a micro-level approach to authenticate and approve access at every point within a network. Reasons to read: The cybersecurity landscape is swiftly changing, and businesses need more awareness to meet the evolving change. The report highlights the current state of play and the future potential of the zero trust approach in cybersecurity to protect critical digital infrastructure of enterprises across sectors such as financial services, healthcare, telecom, and transportation, among others. Read our report and gather insights on the following topics:
  • Traditional vs zero trust protection
  • Key advantages and solution providers
  • Major industries and key players
  • Drivers and challenges
  • Top funded startups and Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Implementation challenges
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