Tag: data security


LPM Insider’s Top 5 Data Protection Articles of 2017

LPM Insider’s Top 5 Data Protection Articles of 2017

The Hacktivist Threat in 2017
Retail organizations are increasingly finding themselves as the target of hacktivist attacks.

By Garett Seivold

If not before, when the President of the United States lobbed Twitter attacks against Nordstrom for merchandising decisions related to his daughter’s fashion line, it became clear: it’s getting extremely difficult for retailers   Read More


The Hacktivist Threat in 2017

The Hacktivist Threat in 2017

If not before, when the President of the United States lobbed Twitter attacks against Nordstrom for merchandising decisions related to his daughter’s fashion line, it became clear: it’s getting extremely difficult for retailers to avoid being swept into the polarized political climate. (Now Ivanka Trump has opened her own store   Read More


Physical Security IS Data Security

Physical Security IS Data Security

According to the online technology dictionary Techopedia.com, “data security” is defined as the “protective digital privacy measures that are applied to prevent unauthorized access to computers, databases and websites.” Note the qualifier word, “digital”.

Data security is characterized in the second part of the Techopedia definition as an element of information   Read More


How to Keep Data Secure from Insider Threats

How to Keep Data Secure from Insider Threats

Just as online marketplaces made shoplifting worse by providing thieves with an easy avenue to sell their stolen goods, the dark web is raising risk by offering employees a venue for doing the dirty business of selling stolen information. According to a new report, the number of employees who did   Read More