New Collaboration for Fortinet

Fortinet, a provider of cybersecurity solutions, and Cyber Indemnity Solutions (CIS), an Australasian Insurtech company announced last week that they will collaborate to assess security postures of Australian and New Zealand organisations to better defend against an expanding attack surface, while offering Digital Asset Protection (DAP) and Cyber Insurance as a complete layer of threat mitigation. Fortinet and CIS also intend to expand this defence across the broader Asia Pacific region in the near future.

Under the agreement, Fortinet will provide CIS with its Security Fabric solutions such as FortiGate and FortiAnalyser to carry out assessments on CIS client’s networks. CIS’s membership association of cyber professional companies called ‘Crimson Risk’, which provides holistic cyber risk assessment, monitoring and consulting services, will extend Fortinet’s suite of solutions to Crimson Risk clients. These clients will then have the option to purchase the recommended remediation and mitigation tools including DAP and Cyber Insurance as a complete layer of protection against cyber threats.

Fortinet and CIS will cooperate to encourage cyber risk assessments in key sectors including financial services, healthcare and retail. They plan to raise the level of cyber risk education to business owners through workshops and industry seminars, and recruit channel partners to provide assessments and consultancy to a wider customer base.

“There are still many challenging coverage gaps in the cyber policies offered today.  Our unique Digital Asset Protection policy fills one of these gaps by providing high indemnity, broad coverage in case an insured permanently loses their electronic data,” said Greg Hodgkiss, CIS CEO.  “By collaborating with Fortinet and their powerful cyber Security Fabric solutions, CIS and Crimson Risk are making another major step towards creating cyber business products that truly address the needs of business, government and non-profit companies around the globe”.

Join the newsletter!

Error: Please check your email address.
Rocket to Success - Your 10 Tips for Smarter ERP System Selection

Tags Fortinetsecuritycyber security

Keep up with the latest tech news, reviews and previews by subscribing to the Good Gear Guide newsletter.
Show Comments

Most Popular Reviews

Latest Articles

Resources

PCW Evaluation Team

Ben Ramsden

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

Brainstorming, innovation, problem solving, and negotiation have all become much more productive and valuable if people can easily collaborate in real time with minimal friction.

Sarah Ieroianni

Brother QL-820NWB Professional Label Printer

The print quality also does not disappoint, it’s clear, bold, doesn’t smudge and the text is perfectly sized.

Ratchada Dunn

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The Huddle Board’s built in program; Sharp Touch Viewing software allows us to easily manipulate and edit our documents (jpegs and PDFs) all at the same time on the dashboard.

George Khoury

Sharp PN-40TC1 Huddle Board

The biggest perks for me would be that it comes with easy to use and comprehensive programs that make the collaboration process a whole lot more intuitive and organic

David Coyle

Brother PocketJet PJ-773 A4 Portable Thermal Printer

I rate the printer as a 5 out of 5 stars as it has been able to fit seamlessly into my busy and mobile lifestyle.

Kurt Hegetschweiler

Brother PocketJet PJ-773 A4 Portable Thermal Printer

It’s perfect for mobile workers. Just take it out — it’s small enough to sit anywhere — turn it on, load a sheet of paper, and start printing.

Featured Content

Product Launch Showcase

Latest Jobs

Don’t have an account? Sign up here

Don't have an account? Sign up now

Forgot password?