Tag: high profile security breaches


Gift Card Cloning

Gift Card Cloning

Twenty hours of Internet searching sparked an idea that led to one fraudster stealing $6,000 from local stores and causing numerous customers to be stuck with useless gift cards they had legitimately purchased or received as gifts.   Read More


NRF 2013 ORC Survey

Eight in 10 Retailers Agree Organized Retail Crime Activity Has Increased in Past Three Years
-NRF Survey also finds store merchandise credit/gift card fraud is troubling new problem for retailers-

Savvy, confident organized retail crime gangs – who steal billions of dollars worth of merchandise each year only to sell that merchandise   Read More


MGM MIRAGE: Roll the Dice, Bad Guys Lose

MGM MIRAGE: Roll the Dice, Bad Guys Lose

Aspiring shoplifters should be advised that the odds for getting away with shoplifting at one of MGM MIRAGE’s 105 Las Vegas retail shops are very low—probably lower than the chances of hitting the largest jackpot on Megabucks. That’s due in large measure to the efforts of the MGM MIRAGE loss   Read More