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Cyber claims and losses are on the rise, and one of the most dangerous cybersecurity threats companies face comes from within. Although external attacks result in the most cyber insurance losses, employee mistakes and technical problems result in the most claims by number, according to a new report by Allianz Global Corporate & Speciality (AGCS).

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