As new estimates predict cyber crime costs will exceed $2 trillion by 2019, many consumers are wary of letting companies handle their personal data. Lack of diligence in the business world has dominated headlines, leading to serious mistrust on the part of consumers. Currently, 68 percent of consumers don’t trust Read More
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As cyber criminals continue to evolve their tactics, it is imperative that businesses become more vigilant to combat cyber attacks.
Watch the on-demand webinar “Anatomy of a Cyberattack,” as the panel of cyber experts dissect recent cyberattacks that brought businesses to their knees globally. The webinar also provides a roadmap for Read More
By Rex Gillette
It is that time of year again, when shoppers and shoplifters converge on our retail outlets looking for that all-important deal or steal. It’s also a critical time to ensure that your loss prevention plans are in place, up to date, and ready to tackle the upcoming holidays.
While the peak Read More
Advances in communication technology open up a world of innovation and opportunity. However, they also expose businesses to new vulnerabilities that have the potential to be exploited by criminals. At the Retail Council of Canada’s (RCC) Loss Prevention Conference in Mississauga, Ontario, on September 19, 26 leading loss prevention professionals Read More
By John Wilson
While the new “anti-establishment” world is rejecting globalization, will retail CCTV technology integration provide the panacea to retail risks? The world may continue to spin on its axis, but it is rapidly changing politically and economically with a new anti-establishment agenda and narrative rejecting globalization in an attempt to preserve Read More
Cyber attacks are one of the greatest threats facing global businesses today. Hardly a day goes by that there is not a report of another company suffering at the hands of hackers breaching their networks and stealing sensitive customer or proprietary business data. According to the Identify Theft Resource Center Read More
In the digital technology era, information protection has become a top priority across all industries. The retail industry is no exception. The collection and use of data is now an integral part of day-to-day business practices and processes in the retail world – but what does data protection really entail? Read More
Attitudes toward the cyber risk posed by network devices can vary substantially. Some organizations don’t give it much thought. Read More
As technology draws us deeper into a new age of business enterprise, we are continuously bombarded with challenges and opportunities involving those with malicious intentions. Data security attacks come at us from every direction as the ingenuity of criminal minds seek new and creative ways to infiltrate our information resources Read More
Nearly one-third (32 percent) of businesses have been victims of a major cyber attack over the past year, according to a current survey jointly published by Harvey Nash/KPMG. Each year, the corporate world loses $388 billion dealing with, and recovering from, breaches in cyber security; the amount spent on remediating Read More