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Allied World Announces Enhanced Services from Kivu for Allied World//FrameWRX℠ Cyber Risk Management Platform

Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH announced today an enhanced service to the Allied World // FrameWRX℠ (“FrameWRX”) cyber risk management solution. The new service, offered through Kivu Consulting, Inc. (“Kivu”), provides Allied World’s U.S. Cyber policyholders with access to a suite of flexible consultative services, including a vulnerability assessment, a log monitoring consultation or a CISO […]

Bitcoin Ransom Demands Skyrocket

Bloomberg discusses with Winston Krone how Bitcoin eased the way for ransomware attacks and how his firm, Kivu Consulting, has teams of multi-lingual investigators trained to negotiate with hackers or ensure clients aren’t dealing with a terrorist group, which can run afoul of U.S. laws. Read the full article here: Bitcoin Intensifies Pain for Some as […]

Kivu is honored to be nominated in two categories of Advisen’s 2017 Cyber Risk Awards

These nominations reflect Kivu’s combination of rapid response, cutting-edge technology, highly skilled and deeply experienced experts and class leading customer service. As Advisen’s Cyber Risk Awards recognize the P&C insurance industry’s most influential cyber risk professionals, we are proud to be nominated not once, but twice: Cyber Risk Event Response Team of the Year Cyber […]

Kivu Supports Endurance’s New Cyber Extortion Response Services

Kivu will be providing the technical forensics support for Endurance’s recently launched Cyber Extortion Response Services.  Working with the law firm Mullen Coughlin, Kivu will guide ransomware victims as they respond to malicious attacks, including arranging for payment in Bitcoin or other cryptocurrency, analyzing and testing decryption keys to ensure they are effectively and safely […]

Join Kivu at RSA USA – April 20-24th

It’s been a busy year so far and Kivu’s cyber experts have been involved in defending our clients from challenging attacks coming from foreign and home-spun hackers, disgruntled employees, and ethically-challenged competitors. We hope you can join us April 20-24th in our home-town San Francisco, CA. Contact us to arrange a meeting to learn more […]