Data Protection

social engineering techniques

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.
enterprise mobility risks

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.
document retention guidelines

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?
data breach liability

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.
cyber attack

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.
cyber attacks on retailers

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.
cyber crime, security issues in e-commerce

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.
data protection definition

A Straightforward Data Protection Definition

In the digital era, information protection has become a top priority across all industries. The retail industry is no exception.

LPM Insider Survey Results: Readers Give Facebook Poor Marks on the Handling of the...

In a recent popular story, “Have You Deleted Your Facebook Account Yet?” we discussed how Cambridge Analytica, a political data firm hired by President...

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