RICHMOND, Va., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Markel Corporation, through its
subsidiaries, announced it has partnered with FishNet Security to bring
greater enhancement to its DataBreach(SM) insurance coverage. DataBreach(SM)
provides coverage to businesses for liabilities arising out of a breach of its
duty to protect confidential information, which reside on a website, network,
the hard drive of a laptop, or paper files.
FishNet Security is the number one provider of information security
solutions that combine technology, services, support and training. FishNet
Security solutions have enabled its clients to better manage risk, meet
compliance requirements and reduce costs while maximizing security
effectiveness and operational efficiency.
Michael Carr, product manager for Markel's DataBreach(SM) coverage, said,
"The combination of FishNet Security's services and Markel's very
comprehensive DataBreach(SM) liability coverage offers businesses a powerful
risk management tool to help respond to data theft."
Concurring, Aaron Shilts, FishNet Security's vice president of
professional services, said, "We are very excited to partner with an
organization like Markel, and to be a part of providing world class data
forensics and incident response services to their client base."
DataBreach(SM) is available through Markel's five regional offices: Markel
Midwest, Markel Mid-South, Markel Northeast, Markel Southeast and Markel West.
Markel Corporation markets and underwrites specialty insurance products
and programs for a variety of niche markets. In each of these markets, the
Company seeks to provide quality products and excellent customer service so
that it can be a market leader. The financial goals of the Company are to earn
consistent underwriting profits and superior investment returns to build
shareholder value. Visit Markel Corporation on the web at www.markelcorp.com
For more information contact:
Letha E. Heaton
Gail A. Strejc
SOURCE Markel Corporation
/CONTACT: Letha E. Heaton, +1-847-572-6250, firstname.lastname@example.org, or
Gail A. Strejc, +1-847-572-6252, email@example.com, or Miriam Balavender,
+1-847-572-6286, firstname.lastname@example.org, all of Markel Corporation/
/Web Site: http://www.markelcorp.com /
CO: Markel Corporation; FishNet Security
IN: INS HTS CPR ITE
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