Markel has a long-standing history of providing clients with policy and services designed to safeguard businesses before, during, and after a cyber-attack.

  • Recovering from a breach can be expensive and time consuming. That’s why our dedicated team of experts is with you every step of the way.
  • Through our panel of experts, we offer a range of resources to support you when you need it most, including breach response, incident management, legal, forensic investigation, credit monitoring, and call center management, loss control, public relations, and more.
  • Our 24/7 claims line means you can contact us any time a cyber-attack happens.

improve your defences against the most prolific cyber threats

Additional coverage options and services


  • Cyber and privacy liability
  • Extortion loss
  • Regulatory fines
  • Media offense liability
  • System and data rectification costs and  financial loss
  • Business interruption loss: security and system failure 
  • Contingent business interruption loss: security and system failure 
  • Privacy breach notification and  mitigation costs
  • PCI DSS assessments
  • Social engineering loss
  • Telecommunications fraud and cryptojacking

Pre-event policyholder services

  • eRiskHub® access
  • QuietAudit capabilities
  • Penetration testing
  • Legal services
  • Loss control and education

Post-event policyholder services

  • Breach response and privacy counsel
  • Forensic investigation firms
  • Document review and breach notification
  • Credit monitoring
  • Public relations
  • Data restoration firm
  • Technical recovery