SOURCE: Westfield Insurance

Westfield Insurance

March 08, 2011 11:37 ET

Westfield Insurance Launches eBook Guide to Information Security

eBook Provides Businesses and Individuals With the Knowledge to Effectively Protect Sensitive Information

WESTFIELD CENTER, OH--(Marketwire - March 8, 2011) -   Westfield Insurance, an Ohio-based insurance carrier, has published an eBook, "Work Out the Bugs in Your Information Security," an educational resource for small businesses on the importance of information security. The eBook is authored by members of Westfield's IT-Risk, Security and Compliance team.

The eBook is available as a free download through Westfield's online media room at It provides tips on protection from security exposures such as spamming, tailgating and password hacking.

"For more than two years, Westfield's InfoSec Blog has been offering readers insight on how to better protect sensitive, personal and confidential information," said Gary Christy, marketing and branding leader for Westfield Insurance. "Our goal in creating the eBook is to share a wealth of information security knowledge with online audiences through a reader-friendly download."

Through its experience in insurance and risk assessment, Westfield has in-house experts on information security and risk management. Its InfoSec blog, authored by members of the IT-Risk, Security and Compliance team, is a regularly published resource on information security. Visit the blog at

About the InfoSec Blog
Launched in 2008, Westfield Insurance's information security blog is a resource for small business owners, providing tips on how to implement risk management activities that will effectively protect the personal information of employees and customers. Read InfoSec blog posts at

About Westfield Insurance
In business for more than 160 years, Westfield Insurance provides commercial and personal insurance in 19 active states and surety services to customers in 28 states. Westfield is one of the nation's 50 largest property and casualty insurance groups, represented by a network of over 1,100 independent insurance agencies. Westfield Bank provides banking solutions for businesses and individuals, and Westfield Services provides service and training support for independent insurance agencies. Learn more about Westfield Insurance at

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