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Capital One, the Latest Major Data Breach. What’s in Your Wallet?

We are all potentially exposed by data breaches and avoiding that exposure is virtually impossible. But be alert, know what to do. and react immediately if you become a potential victim. Here are 12 things you can do to help reduce any negative impact if your information is included in a data breach.
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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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New Court Cases Show Liability for Security Lapses Can Go Beyond What Retailers Might...

Three recent verdicts exemplify the importance of proactive security, as plaintiff's attorneys often find ways around efforts to limit liability. In one case, after an employee assault on a coworker, a retailer learns it must face a lawsuit without its insurance carrier.
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Retail Strides vs. CCTV Surveillance Creep: The New Frontier of Privacy

When, in 2003, novelist William Gibson was famously quoted in The Economist as saying, "The future is already here—it's just not evenly distributed," he could easily have had the uneven development of CCTV surveillance in his crosshairs.

Suspect brandishes gun at LP

Police in Gwinnett County, Georgia say a minor shoplifting incident took a dangerous and unexpected turn when the suspect pulled a gun on store...

Breaking News in the Industry: January 10, 2019

New card fraud scam targets EMV chips A new warning is coming from the Better Business Bureau about a different method crooks are using to...

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