Data Protection

Fraud, Trust at Risk in Emerging Fast-Payment Landscape

The growing move to faster payment options for retailers may improve merchants’ cash flow, but increased transaction speed brings along with it the increased...
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Is Your Data Protected Against These 4 Risks?

According to the 2018 Cost of Data Breach study, the retail industry ranked fifth in frequency of data breaches. Since the dawn of the digital age, we've fought cyber pirates with tools like firewalls, encryption, strong passwords, antivirus software and white-hat hackers.
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Taking a Dip into Retail Data Management

As we increasingly turn to data for the insights that drive our decisions, we do so with the assumptions that the data is available to us, we can use it, and—even more importantly—that it is correct. None of this happens without excellent retail data management. (Bonus: LPM Podcast content!)
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8 Cybersecurity Predictions for Retail in 2019 and Beyond

Managing cybersecurity risks while balancing the appropriate prevention will continue to play a major role throughout all sectors. The need to have advanced response plans to a cyber incident come to the forefront in 2019.
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LPM Insider’s Top 5 Data Protection Articles of 2018

Posts about Facebook security, cyber risk trends, and scam artists past and present all made it into the top five for the data protection category.
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Increased Corporate Data Security Spending Underscores Need for Personal Data Protection

Data security is a task that only the government and business leaders need to worry about, right? Wrong!
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The ‘Why’ behind Intellectual Property Theft Cases

It’s important to consider how a sense of entitlement can motivate wrongdoing, according to experts. For many of today’s workers, experts say, it’s not stealing at all—it’s leaving with what’s theirs.

Cyber Security and Brand Protection Are Team Sports (Fortalice)

Sponsored by Fortalice As this holiday season approaches, are you ready to stand with your IT security counterparts and protect the brand? How many of...

By 2019, Almost Half of All Cell Phone Calls Will Be Fraudulent

Robocalls reached a record 3.36 billion in April of 2018, according to the voicemail and cell blocking app YouMail. That equates to 1,297 calls placed each second.
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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.

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Promoting a culture of honesty requires implementing a strong employee theft policy and internal awareness program.

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Read this report to discover the history of retail security and get a glimpse at the rapidly evolving loss prevention profession.

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The safety of store associates, customers, and millions of dollars in potential litigation rely upon understanding these issues.

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Get your FREE "CCTV, Alarms, and Security Training" Guide

This report shows how CCTV/video and alarm systems can enhance the safety and security of retail locations.