In partnership with CAESBRA, a virtual meeting will take place on the 15th, at 10 am, and will present the partnership with the insurance company AIG Brasil

São Paulo, December 9, 2020 - With the enactment of the LGPD (General Data Protection Law) and the recent hacker attacks on federal, state, municipal and corporate bodies, it is necessary that technology service providers of information to protect themselves from the potential risks of their business activities. Faced with this scenario, ABES - Brazilian Association of Software Companies, in partnership with CAESBRA, is preparing another webinar to talk about LGPD cyber insurance. The meeting will take place on December 15, at 10 am, and will include the participation of Carlos Sacco, Director of Relationships and Services at ABES and Renan Zanutto Soares, account executive at AIG Brasil. Entries must be made on here and participation is free.

The association also offers courses, via ABES Academy - the entity's area of education and continuing training on the foundations and application of the new law; LGPD Diagnosis , created in partnership with EY, for companies that are in the process of adapting their LGPD processes to check their level of suitability for the project; and ABP LGPD Index , which uses the data, sent anonymously about the compliance scenario of Brazilian companies in relation to the new law.

“According to Symantec, in 2019 losses from cyber crimes totaled more than US $ 22 billion in Brazil and reached about 62 million Brazilians, not to mention the occurrences that were not recorded. These are alarming numbers, which point to the country's vulnerability when it comes to cybersecurity ”, explains Carlos Sacco, director of relationship and services at ABES.

The webinar will also present the partnership with the insurance company AIG Brasil, which created a specific policy for members with differentials, exclusive benefits, such as a 15% discount and installments in up to 7 interest-free installments. AIG operates in more than 80 countries, helping people and companies to develop and seize opportunities, identifying and managing risks. In addition, it offers clients professional experience and understanding of risks, so that they can thrive in an ever-changing world and make reliable decisions that allow them to be more secure.

SERVICE: Cyber Insurance in LGPD Times

Date: December 15

Hour: 10am

Free registration here:

About ABES

ABES, Brazilian Association of Software Companies, aims to contribute to the construction of a more digital and less unequal Brazil, in which information technology plays a fundamental role in the democratization of knowledge and the creation of new opportunities for all. In this sense, it aims to ensure a business environment conducive to innovation, ethical, dynamic and globally competitive, always aligned with its mission of connecting, guiding, protecting and developing the Brazilian information technology market.

Since its foundation in September 1986, ABES has sought to be relevant to its associates and a national and international reference in the technology sector. Recently, the entity launched in partnership with EY, the LGPD diagnosis, a free online tool and the LGPD / ABES index, in order to help companies analyze their level of adequacy with the LGPD (General Data Protection Law) ). Based on the more than 2 thousand diagnoses performed, the LGPD ABES index, point out that only about 40% are in compliance with the LGPD, more details visit:

Currently, ABES represents approximately 2 thousand companies, totaling around 85% of the software and services segment revenue in Brazil, distributed in 22 Brazilian states and the Federal District, responsible for the generation of more than 208 thousand direct jobs and an annual revenue around 63.7 billion in 2019.

Access the ABES Portal – or contact the Relationship Center: +55 (11) 2161-2833.

ABES - Press contacts:

Weber Shandwick Brasil -

Paula Boracini - +55 (11) 98415-0314

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