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Colonoscopy Prep Retail Website Breach Festered for Years

Data Breach Today

Personal Data of 244,000 in Flux After Malware Probe of Gastroenterologist Vendor A Kansas-based vendor is notifying nearly 250,000 patients that their payment card and other personal information may have been compromised in a hacking incident that dates back to 2019 and involves its colonoscopy prep kit online retail business.

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Hive Ransomware Group Leaks Data From European Retailer

Data Breach Today

Black Friday Attack Affected Intersport Outlets in Northern France The Hive ransomware-as-a-service group says it posted customer data obtained during a November attack against French sports retailer Intersport.

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British Clothing Retailer Fat Face Discloses Data Breach

Data Breach Today

Employee and Customer Information Compromised in January Attack; ICO Investigating British clothing and accessories retailer Fat Face says it detected a data breach in January, which exposed personal information - including partial payment card numbers - for an unspecified number of customers and employees.

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Why Retail Stores Are More Vulnerable Than Ever to Cybercrime

Dark Reading

When we think about cybercrime and retail it is natural to focus on websites being targeted with attacks. Indeed, there has been a shocking rise in the number of cyberattacks perpetrated against online retailers in the past year.

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Retailer Fat Face Pays $2 Million Ransom to Conti Gang

Data Breach Today

News Follows 'Private and Confidential' Breach Notification Fat Face Sent to Victims Left unsaid in Fat Face's "strictly private and confidential" data breach notification to affected customers this week was any indication that the fashion clothing retailer had paid a reported $2 million ransom to the Conti gang to unlock its systems.

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Digital Transformation In Retail: The Retail Apocalypse

erwin

Much like the hospitality industry , digital transformation in retail has been a huge driver of change. One important fact is getting lost among all of the talk of “the retail apocalypse” and myriad stories about increasingly empty shopping malls: there’s a lot of money to be made in retail. In fact, the retail market was expected to grow by more than 3 percent in 2018 , unemployment is low, and wages are at least stable.

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Retail is in Trouble: 77% Of Retail Organizations Have Been Hit by Ransomware

KnowBe4

With Retail seeing and feeling the impact of more ransomware attacks than nearly every other industry, a new report focuses in on what the repercussions look like for this sector… and it’s not good.

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2022 Retail Industry Year in Review

Hunton Privacy

On January 25, 2023, Hunton Andrews Kurth’s retail industry team released its annual Retail Industry in Review publication, which provides an overview of key issues and trends that impacted the retail sector in the past year, as well as a preview of relevant legal issues retailers can expect to arise in 2023.

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Retail giant Woolworths discloses data breach of MyDeal online marketplace

Security Affairs

Australian retail giant Woolworths disclosed a data breach that impacted approximately 2.2 Bad news for the customers of the MyDeal online marketplace, the Australian retail giant Woolworths disclosed a data breach that impacted approximately 2.2

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Inside The Next-Level Fraud Ring Scamming Billions Off Holiday Retailers

Dark Reading

"Largest attack of its kind": A potent Southeast Asian e-commerce fraud ring has declared war on US retailers, targeting billions in goods in just the past month and forcing mules into its scheme

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Legendary Help: Modernizing the retail customer experience

Rocket Software

Unfortunately, it has created issues for retailers, as they need modern and agile mobile and web-friendly interfaces for shopping. . A Rocket customer, who provides retail management software to companies across the globe needed help creating more user-friendly web and mobile portals.

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Magecart Spies Payment Cards From Retailer Vision Direct

Data Breach Today

Card-Sniffing JavaScript Posed as Google Analytics Script on Retailer's Sites Online contact lens retailer Vision Direct says it suffered a data breach that exposed customers' names and complete payment card details. Researchers say fake Google Analytics JavaScript designed to capture card details appears to have been planted by the prolific cybercrime gangs known as Magecart

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Hacker stole credit cards from the website of Canada’s largest alcohol retailer LCBO

Security Affairs

The Canadian Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO), the largest beverage alcohol retailer in the country, disclosed Magecart attack. Canadian Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO), the largest beverage alcohol retailer in the country, disclosed a Magecart attack on January 10, 2023.

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AI in retail and the rise of the purpose-driven consumer

IBM Big Data Hub

That retail has experienced extreme disruption in recent years is beyond questioning. Even before Covid turned the world on its head, headlines about the so-called “retail apocalypse” were near-ubiquitous in the media. Future proofing retail through AI.

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Retailers' Offboarding Procedures Leave Potential Risks

Dark Reading

IT teams need to consider unforeseen threats to avoid violating privacy regulations and supplier contracts

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Retail giant Costco discloses data breach, payment card data exposed

Security Affairs

Retail giant Costco Wholesale Corporation notified its customers of a data breach that might have exposed their payment card information. Data was allegedly exposed while customers were shopping at one of its stores.

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Chilean-based retail giant Cencosud hit by Egregor Ransomware

Security Affairs

Chilean-based retail giant Cencosud has suffered a ransomware attack that impacted operations at its stores, Egregor ransomware appears to be involved. BleepingComputer was the first to confirm that the retail giant was hit by Egregor ransomware after it obtained the ransom note.

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Digital transformation in retail

OpenText Information Management

Last month, Target announced its latest figures that showed a remarkable turnaround from the same time the year before. The company said that its digital investment was a big part of this success. Digital transformation can deliver incredible results but some organizations can be blinded by the potential of digital technologies and miss the important … The post Digital transformation in retail appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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Magecart Hits Macy's: Retailer Discloses Data Breach

Dark Reading

The retail giant discovered malicious code designed to capture customer data planted on its payment page

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Retailer Orvis.com Leaked Hundreds of Internal Passwords on Pastebin

Krebs on Security

Orvis , a Vermont-based retailer that specializes in high-end fly fishing equipment and other sporting goods, leaked hundreds of internal passwords on Pastebin.com for several weeks last month, exposing credentials the company used to manage everything from firewalls and routers to administrator accounts and database servers, KrebsOnSecurity has learned. and founded in 1856, privately-held Orvis is the oldest mail-order retailer in the United States.

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Retail execution with SAP DAM

OpenText Information Management

It affects the products and options available to you and what you buy. The battle is called retail execution. Securing shelf space is not cheap and persuading retailers to take your products means convincing them your product is … The post Retail execution with SAP DAM appeared first on OpenText Blogs. There’s a battle at your local shop that, as a consumer, you probably don’t know is happening.

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Focus on customer experience to stand out from your retail banking competitors

OpenText Information Management

That’s definitely true in the retail banking sector. CX Index: What is it, and … The post Focus on customer experience to stand out from your retail banking competitors appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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American retailer Guess discloses data breach after ransomware attack

Security Affairs

American clothing brand and retailer Guess discloses a data breach after the February ransomware attack and is notifying the affected customers. On July 9, 2021, the fashion retailer started sending notification letters to the individuals whose information may have been involved.

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Retail giant Target open sources Merry Maker e-skimmer detection tool

Security Affairs

Retail giant Target is going to open-source an internal tool, dubbed Merry Maker , designed to detect e-skimming attacks. Retail giant Target announced the release in open-source of an internal tool, dubbed Merry Maker , designed to detect e-skimming attacks.

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Retail giant Home Depot agrees to a $17.5 million settlement over 2014 data breach

Security Affairs

Retail giant Home Depot has agreed to a $17.5 The US largest home improvement retailer giant Home Depot agrees to $17.5 According to the US retailer the payment card information of approximately 40 million Home Depot consumers nationwide.

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Retailers increase cyber security spending, but attacks continue to rise

IT Governance

The UK’s biggest retailers are spending more than ever on cyber security but are continuing to see an alarming rise in cyber attacks and data breaches due to the ever-evolving threat landscape, a report has found. According to The British Retail Consortium’s 2019 Retail Crime Survey , large organisations invested £162 million in cyber defences in the 2017­–18 financial year, an increase of 17% on 2017. Are retailers investing wisely? Retail

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DPIAs for retail and hospitality 

IT Governance

It’s relevant for everyone, including retail and hospitality. Retail and hospitality organisations will likely need to conduct several to cover all their processes, both new and existing. Common activities for retail and hospitality requiring DPIAs. To give an idea of what activities may require a DPIA in real terms for the retail and hospitality sectors, here is a non-exhaustive list: CCTV.

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German laptop retailer fined €10.4m under GDPR for video-monitoring employees

Security Affairs

fine under GDPR against the online laptop and electronic goods retailer NBB for video-monitoring employees. million fine under the GDPR against an online laptop and electronic goods retailer NBB’s (notebooksbilliger.de) for video-monitoring employees for at least a couple of years.

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How my Apple Watch gave me a window into a world of IoT in Retail

OpenText Information Management

So far, the Retail sector has been slow to embrace IoT but it’s beginning to happen. Buying an Apple … The post How my Apple Watch gave me a window into a world of IoT in Retail appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Analytics B2B Integration Business Network Customer Experience Management Omni-Channel Supply Chain Customer Experience internet of things IoT retail supply chain supply chain collaboration

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Adopting circular business models in retail and consumer goods

CGI

But it works, and the benefits are numerous Embracing a circular model is a complex process that requires innovation supported by continuous feedback and change management.

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Sports retail giant Decathlon leaks 123 million customer and employee records

IT Governance

Decathlon, the world’s largest sporting goods retailer, has suffered a massive data breach, affecting 123 million customer and employee records. It contained information from the retailer’s Spanish businesses and potentially its UK stores.

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Top 6 predictive analytics software benefits for the Retail industry in 2019

OpenText Information Management

The retail industry is extremely competitive with traditional brick-and-mortar retailers under pressure from online services such as Amazon. Predictive analytics offers huge benefits for retailers as it helps them turn Big Data into actionable insight to better understand and connect with their customers. … The post Top 6 predictive analytics software benefits for the Retail industry in 2019 appeared first on OpenText Blogs.

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7 Holiday Security Tips for Retailers

Dark Reading

It's the most wonderful time of the year - and hackers are ready to pounce. Here's how to prevent them from wreaking holiday havoc

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GDPR – the facts and what it means for the retail sector

IT Governance

With all the noise, however, it’s possible that the key facts haven’t been heard clearly, especially by those in smaller businesses where there isn’t always a defined person to take the lead for IT. The GDPR is not an IT issue. Rather, it is a business issue: organisations in every sector collect, access and use personal data for many purposes – hiring, marketing, sales, customer service and so on. It must be stored only for as long as is necessary.

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Retail in 2019 needs security precautions

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

As the retail industry follows suit with today’s digital transformation, customer expectations are at an all-time high. Retailers are looking to address these demands with interconnected experiences to give customers more personalized and immediate experiences both in-stores and online. They might at first glance, but retailers are now exposing themselves to a whole host of security risks as these connected shopping technologies evolve.

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Winning in retail with IBM Watson Knowledge Catalog

IBM Big Data Hub

From reading the news headlines of yet another retail chain closing its stores, one can easily be left with the impression that we’re in a retail apocalypse. But in reality, the overall retail industry is very strong and healthy — especially online

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CNIL Adopts Its First Sanction as Lead Supervisory Authority, Fining French Online Shoe Retailer

Hunton Privacy

On August 5, 2020, the French Data Protection Authority (the “CNIL”) announced that it has levied a fine of €250,000 on French online shoe retailer, Spartoo, for various infringements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”).

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Retail Cyberattacks Set to Soar 20% in 2019 Holiday Season

Threatpost

A couple of factors this year are making the 2019 holiday shopping season a circus for cybercriminals when it comes to cyberattacks against retail orgs.

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Retailers are tracking where you shop -- and where you sleep

Information Management Resources

Retailers are following the trail of electronic bread crumbs left by millions of customers. And it’s helping them at a time when the industry is suffering. Customer data Retailers Retail industry Consumer goods industry

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GDPR. Forget bitcoin, data is the new currency of retail

OpenText Information Management

Well, it does if some of the press comment is to be believed. But what if, just if, it’s not that bad? Forget bitcoin, data is the new currency of retail appeared first on OpenText Blogs. Compliance B2B B2B Commerce Data data privacy data protection EIM GDPR gdpr readiness General Data Protection Regulation new business models personal data retail

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