OBTI Competes in RHSB Foundation Annual Cornhole Tournament

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Recently, members of OneBeacon Technology, Nathan Martin, Steve Morkovsky, Mary Jane Mitch and Grant Pierce, participated in and sponsored the Roach Howard Smith & Barton (RHSB) Foundation Annual Cornhole Tournament in Dallas, TX. This year’s event raised money for two local organizations – Girls Inc. Dallas, which delivers life-changing programs and experiences that equip girls to overcome serious life barriers and Agape Clinic at Bonton Farms, which provides quality health care services to underserved members…

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Leading Domain Registrars Hacked by Third-Party – Protect Your Account Information

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According to a recent Krebs on Security article, top domain name registrars, NetworkSolutions.com, Register.com and Web.com, issued a statement asking customers to reset their passwords after discovering a third-party gained unauthorized access to customer account information in August 2019. The information exposed included names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses and information regarding an account’s services. A spokesperson for Web.com, which owns both NetworkSolutions.com and Register.com, does not believe customer passwords were accessed. In a statement,…

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: Deepfakes-when seeing is no longer believing

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Imagine the dangerous ramifications of a technology, available to anyone, that can be used to threaten personal privacy, National Security and even Democracy itself.  That technology is video. Combined with the viral power of the Internet, believable fake videos can compromise privacy, harm corporations, sow societal and political discord and spread disinformation. 

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OneBeacon Supports 11th Annual Nine and W.I.N.E Golf Outing

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Recently, OneBeacon Technology and International Marine Underwriters sponsored the 11th annual Nine and W.I.N.E Golf Outing in Stow, MA, through the OneBeacon Charitable Trust. Women in Insurance in New England (W.I.N.E) hosts the golf event each year in support of the Women’s Lunch Place, a day shelter serving hot meals to homeless women in the greater Boston area. In addition to golfing, attendees entered to win raffle prizes and participated in a silent auction and…

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Underwriting Team Supports United Way

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Recently, members of our underwriting team, Christine Leung, Leslie Willis-Mazes, Angela Martin and Roger Loftis, participated in the 8th Annual Disc Golf Tournament & Business Appreciation Luncheon in Salisbury, MD. This event is the largest disc golf tournament in the state of Maryland and is hosted by Risk Placement Services (RPS) and United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore. Thanks to the OneBeacon Charitable Trust, our team helped benefit the United Way’s Imagination Library Free…

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National Cybersecurity Awareness Month- Beware Smart Devices

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October is National Cybersecurity Awareness month and this year marks the 16th annual collaborative effort between government and industry to increase cyber security awareness and provide resources for online safety and security.  Read more about  the initiative and this year’s theme on the National Cybersecurity dedicated website. In support of this important risk mitigation effort, please enjoy this post about Security Risks with Smart Devices.

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Northwest Team Volunteers at Alcatraz

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Recently, members of our Northwest team – Marty Ogden, Aaron Belair, Janet Pablo, and Melissa Goto – participated in and sponsored Lockton’s “Escape to Wellness” event at Alcatraz in San Francisco. Our team, along with Lockton and its clients, volunteered in the gardens of the historic property, raking, weeding and cutting back blackberry bushes. Like many Lockton events, this one was aimed at supporting employee and client wellness. All volunteers were able to get outside,…

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