Mohamad Saeed Ismaeel

Abstract

Today, commercial companies face great challenges in maintaining privacy policy, data protection and information security. In recognition of these threats, insurance companies have intervened and introduced the cyber insurance called also electronic insurance. The cyber insurance is a response to the companies' needs (demands) to defend their interests and reduce data breach and privacy violation damages resulting from electronic attacks. This research aims to study the legal problems related to electronic insurance for cyber risks with an increased cyber-attacks and demands for electronic insurance under the exceptional circumstances of the (Covid-19) pandemic. The results indicate the need to regulate the legal framework for an electronic insurance contract in the national legislation.

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Keywords

Electronic insurance
Cyber risks
Cyber-attacks
Pandemic (Covid-19)
Privacy violation
Cyber responsibility

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How to Cite
Ismaeel م. س. . (2022). Electronic insurance vs. Cyber Risks: Legal issues and suggested solutions - A study on Qatari and Comparative Law. International Review of Law, 10(3). https://doi.org/10.29117/irl.2021.0195
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