Cyber Stress Test for the Internet of Things: Identifying Vulnerabilities, Assessing Threats, and Mitigating Liabilities

April 11, 2018 2:45pm

Elisabeth Case
Managing Director – Cyber and Commercial E&O Advisory Leader
Marsh (Chicago, IL)

Edward R. McNicholas
Sidley Austin LLP (Washington, DC)

Chris Novak
Verizon Threat Research Advisory Center (New York, NY)

Georgiana Wagemann
Regional Manager-Midwest

  • Examining the surge of the internet of things and its impact on exposing cyber security weaknesses
  • Exploring the growing use of wearable cyber products that keep track of healthcare data and other personal information
  • Identifying the cyber security threats to appliances, thermostats, baby monitors, refrigerators, and other smart devices for the home
  • Evaluating the industrial internet of things and the threat of cyber-attacks to energy companies and other critical infrastructure
  • Assessing liabilities related to these categories and the whole Internet of Things
  • Identifying coverage options, if any, and the related risks