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July 1, 2022 BOXX Insurance

The largest city in Canada and Ontario’s capital is an international business centre for finance, business, arts, and culture and now has a thriving start-up tech sector and ‘insurtech’ is a fast-growing component. Not many know that Toronto has been

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Why multi-factor authentication isn’t the cure-all for your client’s cyber woes

April 21, 2022 by Jason Contant

Staying one step ahead of cybercriminals seems to be a never-ending battle for insurers and insureds, cyber experts said during an industry event Wednesday. “The problem is, as we increase our cyber hygiene and become better insureds, the criminals adapt

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Canadian cyber MGA looking for carrier partners for international expansion

October 5, 2021 by Greg Meckbach

Canadian managing general agent BOXX Insurance Inc. is about to set up an office in Miami and is looking for carriers to underwrite its cyber coverages outside of Canada. Toronto-based BOXX announced last week it is expanding to the United

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CEOs becoming easy targets of ‘spear-phishing’: cyber insurance provider

August 3, 2021 Canadian Underwriter Staff

With C-Suite email credentials sold on the dark web for as little as $250 per user, Canadian CEOs could become increasing targets for “spear-phishing” attacks, a cyber insurance provider warns. The digital scam involves sending fraudulent emails from what appears

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New cyber product covers pre-policy breaches, personal phone use for work

May 24, 2018 by Jason Contant

Addressing two major gaps in cyber coverage for small to medium-sized businesses (SMEs) inspired the launch this week of Cyberboxx by new managing general agent (MGA) Boxx Insurance. CyberBoxx addresses: 1) breaches before the policy commencement date, and 2) employees

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New MGA promises to “redefine” cyber risk business in Canadian P&C market

May 22, 2018 by Jason Contant

Boxx Insurance, a new managing general agent (MGA) based in Toronto, has launched its flagship product Cyberboxx to help customers comply with the new data privacy legislation expected to become law in November. Federal mandatory data breach regulations will take