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How to Establish an Effective Information Security Policy

There must be unwavering support by the leaders at the highest level of the organization in order for an information security policy to weave itself into the day-to-day operations of the business. This will only happen if the policy reflects core business objectives.

Catch Me If You Can: Scam Artists Past and Present

Similar to eBay's process, dark web sellers often solicit and publish customer feedback so perspective buyers can evaluate the criminal's reputation for delivering illegal stolen identity information as described. How's that for honor among thieves?
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Retailers Now Need to Watch for These Social Engineering Techniques

So what exactly is social engineering? It is the manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. It is a confidence (con, for short) trick for information gathering, fraud, or system access.
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3 Ways Modern Retailers Can Minimize Enterprise Mobility Risks

In an effort to give employees access to corporate resources from anytime and anywhere, an increasing number of retailers are introducing Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) programs.
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9 Tips for Developing Your Document Retention Guidelines

The retention of an infinite number of documents may become both expensive and impractical. But the premature destruction of certain documents may lead to the loss of valuable information. Where's the happy medium?
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11 Steps to Reduce Your Data Breach Liability

What follows is a top-level list of some key steps every organization should have already taken to protect against data breach liability.
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Get Ready Now for the Cyber Attack Risks of Tomorrow

In the United States, cyber attack risks pose a greater danger to future profits than any other risk, according to a survey of 750 experts and decision-makers among the WEF’s stakeholder community.
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Strengthen Your Security against Today’s Cyber Attacks on Retailers

It’s impossible to remove people from the risk equation, and security awareness campaigns have an important role to play in preventing cyber attacks on retailers.
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What You Need to Know about Security Issues in E-Commerce

With the growth of online shopping comes security issues in e-commerce that LP professionals need to understand.

The GDPR and Retail Organizations: What US Businesses with International Presence Can Expect

Since its inception in 2016, the GDPR has raised a number of questions as to whether or not businesses are properly prepared to comply. With less than a month until the enforcement date, it has been reported that an estimated 61 percent of US businesses are not ready for the regulation.

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