The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) recently welcomed the 116th Congress by launching an ambitious retail-focused policy agenda for 2019. As the trade association for America’s most recognized and innovative retailers, RILA will work with members of Congress and the Administration to advance the industry and consumers throughout the year Read More
Tag: privacy and data protection
In the digital age, many people fear that effective data protection and maintaining one’s privacy is nearly impossible. While it’s true that marketers, the government, and others are gathering and analyzing more data than ever about every individual, we can still exert some control over what’s out there, who’s tracking Read More
2016 Data Breach Statistics: By the Numbers
Recent trends show a continuing rise in data security incidents
Data breach statistics have continued to climb at an alarming rate in 2016, with a staggering number of incidents exposing several billion personal records thus far this year.
In fact, according to the Identity Theft Resource Read More
In the wake of yet another possible data breach, we want to remind our readers that today is Data Privacy Day. Data Privacy Day is an international holiday that occurs every January 28th with the purpose of raising awareness and promoting privacy and data protection best practices. Data Privacy Day Read More