What is the role of the asset protection department in the event of a cyber incident? It’s true that IT is typically in charge of the bulk of the prevention methods, such as firewalls, endpoint security monitoring, network device configuration, and so on. But an effective cyber security incident response Read More
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The Coalition of Law Enforcement and Retail (CLEAR) recently announced the selection of its newest board member, Gregg “Ox” Oxfeld. Ox also serves as the senior national account manager with Stanley Convergent Security Solutions and has been with the company for more than 12 years. Oxfeld will support vendor relations Read More
ADT has recently announced the acquisition close of DATASHIELD, one of the country’s fastest growing cybersecurity companies. Now operating under the brand ADT Cybersecurity, this service aims to provide enterprise and mid-market businesses with managed detection and response (MDR) services to combat advanced cyberthreats in real-time. DATASHIELD CEO Michael Malone Read More
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
Johnson Controls has recently announced the immediate availability of the DSC iotega, its next-generation wireless security and automation solution designed to provide safer and smarter living for homes and small businesses.
With built-in PowerG wireless technology, iotega provides a fully encrypted security system that includes remote interactive smart services and allows Read More
CEOs and top company executives are increasingly visible embodiments of their companies. Indeed, some top executives are now brands unto themselves, and the celebrity of entrepreneurs has reached new heights. One businessman/brand/celebrity has ridden his profile all the way to the White House.
But with greater visibility comes increased risk—and an Read More
You probably don’t follow Lady Gaga on Twitter, but you can probably guess that she has millions of followers. What’s surprising, perhaps, is how many people hang on the word of seemingly average folks.
Eva Gutowski, for example, seems like any other millennial who likes to make videos about beauty and Read More
When was the last time you thought about the integrity and function of your fire alarm and security systems? Have you ever considered what would happen if your life-safety and security systems didn’t work properly in the event of an emergency? If a fire occurs, you expect all systems will Read More
Anytime loss prevention pros implement a new operational procedure, new administrative process, or new piece of loss prevention technology, they are likely to consider how it’s going to effect LP spending. Indeed, in many cases, controlling costs may be a primary objective.
Expectations and reality don’t always match, however. Sometimes, new Read More
Video monitoring has been used successfully in retail settings for several years.Video surveillance has enabled significant improvements in customer and associate safety, as well as proven an effective tool in theft deterrence through improving loss prevention productivity and accuracy.
Recent increases in network bandwidth between store locations and retail headquarters now Read More