Tag: data breach notification laws
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. Read More
Cyber attacks are one of the greatest threats facing global businesses today. Hardly a day goes by that there is not a report of another company suffering at the hands of hackers breaching their networks and stealing sensitive customer or proprietary business data. According to the Identify Theft Resource Center Read More
In a July 2016 article, I talked about ransomware as a rapidly growing form of cyber crime. It was noted that cyber criminals went after businesses, literally hijacking their data and holding it hostage until a demand for money was met. Businesses were ripe targets because their deep pockets allowed Read More
By John Wilson
The Internet is probably the most versatile invention of the 20th century and still continues to enlighten our thinking into the 21st century. It also has a dark side called Tor (an acronym for “the onion router”), which, like an onion, has many layers and is the gateway to the Read More
Here we are at the third and final installment of the first fifteen years of Loss Prevention magazine. I had indicated in the first two articles that part of the third article would include a future look at some of the most important loss prevention technologies and practices such as Read More
Over 260 loss prevention professionals, solution providers, and retail manufacturers gathered at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville October 3–5 for the annual Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) Impact Conference—the largest event in the organization’s sixteen years.
This year’s conference featured presentations on current research results, retail – law enforcement Read More
Statistics indicate that almost half of Americans walk around with less than $20 in their pocket. With so many ways to pay, including mobile payment systems, credit cards, debit cards and store-branded payments, is the retail industry on the verge of becoming cashless?
The fact is that cash will become less Read More
By Jack Trlica
Over 260 loss prevention professionals, solution providers, and retail manufacturers gathered at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville October 3 – 5 for the annual Loss Prevention Research Council (LPRC) IMPACT conference—the largest event in the organization’s sixteen years.
This year’s conference featured presentations on current research results, retail-law enforcement Read More