Tag: insurance

Anthem hack fallout expands to non-customers 
Feb 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Nearly 19 million more potential victims of data theft.
 
Customer info stolen in Aussie Travel Cover data breach 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Waits a month to inform customers.
 
Deakin University to use machine learning for student support 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
As ANZ Bank's Watson-powered insurance experiment goes live.
 
What InfoSec can learn from the insurance industry 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Another way data breach laws could help manage risk.
 
Obamacare website crashes before enrolment deadline 
Apr 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Obama admits to "terrible" start.
 
Programming error forces QBE to refund $1.1 million 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
11,000 Vic customers affected.
 
US mulls infosec insurance for utilities 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 9, 2013 | Comment Now 
Barriers to adoption exist.
 
QBE moves 100 IT jobs to India 
By Liz Tay | Apr 24, 2013 | Comment Now 
Local team shrinks by a third.
 
ClearView appoints new technology head 
By Liz Tay | Mar 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Bupa spin-off shakes up leadership responsibilities.
 
ACS offers free indemnity insurance for young IT workers   
By Brett Winterford | Mar 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Bundles protection against lawsuits into ACS membership.
 
Hollard Financial Services moves more to AWS 
By Liz Tay | Mar 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Cloud vendor's local launch sparks managed services review.
 
IAG plots big data pilot 
By Liz Tay | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Sets sights on custom-priced insurance.
 
Real Insurance dumps legacy for off-the-shelf IT 
By Liz Tay | Mar 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
To operate solely from Telstra's cloud this year.
 
TAL appoints new CIO 
By Liz Tay | Mar 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Fills vacancy after six-month search.
 
By Liz Tay | Feb 28, 2013 | Comment Now 
Extends team at reduced cost.
 
HBF recruits new CIO 
By Liz Tay | Dec 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Ends two-month-long search.
 
HCF looks to extend health management platform 
By Liz Tay | Dec 11, 2012 | Comment Now 
Uses analytics to identify members at risk of hospitalisation.
 
HBF upgrades fibre-channel network 
By Liz Tay | Dec 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
To accommodate growing virtual environment.
 
One million users compromised in US insurer breach 
By Danielle Walker | Nov 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Company mum on hack details.
 
Flicking the switch on old systems 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
Opinion: The art of losing customers to gain happier ones.
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