Specialist cyber underwriting agency

At Emergence we are pioneering cyber protection in Australia. Our expertise means we are dedicated to protecting, educating and supporting businesses with their cyber insurance needs.

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Cyber Insurance

For your business

Comprehensive cover specifically designed to protect SME businesses from a cyber event by providing response costs, protecting your revenue stream and defending and protecting you against third party liability suits.

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There’s a common misconception that cyber attacks target big business and ‘small fry’ are not under threat.
If you get hacked, notifying customers – even with no legal obligation to do so – can assist in mitigating reputation damage.
Emergence has added to its burgeoning trophy cabinet.
Emergence Insurance has released an excess of loss (XOL) policy.
The frequency and severity of cyber insurance claims are rising rapidly.
Emergence Insurance has expanded to Western Australia, opening an office headed by an award-winning business development manager.
Cyber criminals are getting smarter at using social engineering to defraud businesses.
Emergence is constantly seeking ways to support our brokers and clients.
The cyber crime of social engineering has developed because of human fallibility.
Human error is a key reason why data breaches occur.
We’re over the moon at Emergence because we’ve just won the Insurance Business magazine’s award for Best Underwriting Agency of the Year.
Cyber specialist Emergence Insurance has enhanced its policy wording to cover social engineering.
An aluminium and renewable energy company has suffered a sophisticated ransomware attack that paralysed parts of its operations.
Systemic risks, silent cyber, and state-sponsored hacking are the three biggest global cyber threats, a leading UK-based expert has told an Emergence Insurance webinar.
Malicious or criminal attacks were the largest source of data breaches in the October-to-December 2018 quarter, the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner’s (OAIC). [. . .]
Our new Melbourne office is now open.
Brokers can’t market what they don’t understand.
An IT expert says insider threats appear to be under-reported in data collated by the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
Human error remains a key cause of notifiable data breaches, according to the latest quarterly report from the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
Emergence Insurance has upgraded its policy wording to expand coverage.
Human error is the second highest overall source of data breaches – and in some sectors the highest – according to the second quarterly report into notifiable data breaches,. [. . .]
Cyber criminals are successfully wreaking havoc in computer systems using traditional techniques, brokers participating in an Emergence Insurance webinar have heard.
The Office of the Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC) has released its first quarterly report into notifiable data breaches, which shows 63 reported breaches since the. [. . .]
The ramifications of cyber hacks are about to increase dramatically.
Small business owners and managers might not consider themselves prime targets for cyber attacks.
Chips contain a feature that makes them vulnerable to hacking that could allow hackers to steal sensitive data, Intel Corp and other leading chip manufacturers have confirmed.
Ransomware attacks are one of the most common forms of cyber attack in Australia. How can you protect your business?
Emergence has updated its policy to restrict its exclusion for cyber terrorism events.
Emergence has won two awards in the 2017 Insurance Business magazine’s ‘Brokers on Underwriters’ Awards.
If you run a small business, you might be under the assumption that cybercriminals won't come after you. These days, sadly, that isn't necessarily true.
We understand the complexities of managing cyber incidents and are focused on making sure you get access to the very best of technical skills.
How do I continue Cyber Event Protection coverage with Emergence? It’s easy, though the changeover to our new portal means the process is slightly different.
As extensively covered in the news, a new and aggressive strain of ransomware recently wrecked havoc to organisations around the globe. To assist policyholders with any concerns,. [. . .]
As people, business and governments all become more reliant on interconnected computer networks, more economic value is digitised and stored online, making the rewards of. [. . .]
New website, new products, new security and IT system . . . We’ve been working hard over the last fee months to bring you and evolved Emergence. We welcome you to take a look. [. . .]
Until now, data breach reporting in Australia has been largely voluntary for businesses but new reforms impose a mandatory data breach for businesses with an annual turnover of. [. . .]
Whether you’re just starting your company or you’ve established yourself in an industry, a cybersecurity mistake can wipe out all your progress and growth.
Your CFO gets an e-mail from the CEO asking her to transfer money that’s needed urgently for a new acquisition. Why would she question an e-mail from the CFO?
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