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"Court Limits Phishing Attack Coverage," Insurance Law Update

In the December Insurance Law Update, Partner Jan A. Larson and Associate Karthik P. Reddy examine recent court decisions regarding insurance coverage for phishing attacks.  Titled “Court Limits Phishing Attack Coverage,” the Update suggests that “policyholders should carefully review and understand the terms of any existing computer-fraud coverage and consider obtaining policy endorsements specifically designed to cover sophisticated phishing attacks, or a stand-alone cyber liability policy.”