There has been an alarming increase in the volume of apparently successful cyber attacks being brought to the public's attention recently.  

Whilst this article comments on the responsibilities of government to step up and get more deeply involved, those insurers that have exposed themselves to Cyber Risk are surely as keen to drive through some enhanced controls and security measures. 

One fears that attacks like this could start occurring more regularly, and as we all know, a chain is only as strong as it's weakest link... and the web connects us all.