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Not So Fast: Retailer Shein Fined $1.9M for Breach Coverup

Data Breach Today

million by New York state's attorney general for multiple failings tied to a massive 2018 data breach, including substandard password security, as well as failing to alert users or force password resets in a timely manner

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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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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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2022 Retail Industry Year in Review

Hunton Privacy

Cybersecurity Aaron Simpson Federal Trade Commission Gramm Leach Bliley Act New York Securities and Exchange Commission

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Are Retailers Shopping for a Cybersecurity Breach?

Thales Cloud Protection & Licensing

Are Retailers Shopping for a Cybersecurity Breach? Retailers started the century as the prime targets for cyber attackers looking for credit card data. Today, unfortunately, retailers are again coming back to the spotlight. Data Security.

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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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Taking a Neighborhood Watch Approach to Retail Cybersecurity

Threatpost

Bugcrowd CTO Casey Ellis covers new cybersecurity challenges for online retailers.

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Holiday Shopping Craze, COVID-19 Spur Retail Security Storm

Threatpost

Podcasts Vulnerabilities Web Security Amazon Prime Day black friday COVID-19 cyber monday holiday shopping magecart online shopping Pandemic podcast retail Retail Security retail software Target Veracode

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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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Retailers: Credential Harvesting Attacks Are the “Big Thing” This Year for the Holiday Season

KnowBe4

New data polled from analysts and members of the retail industry about their security focus is this holiday season reveals the kinds of attacks every organization should be preparing for.

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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. Costco discovered the security breach after its staff spotted a card skimming device in one of its warehouses as part of a routine check.

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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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AI and ML fight security threats in retail industry as holiday shopping ramps up

DXC

Online retailers are once again getting ready for the annual Black Friday to Cyber Monday surge in shopping traffic. The post AI and ML fight security threats in retail industry as holiday shopping ramps up appeared first on DXC Blogs.

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PCI Security Council, Retail ISAC Warn Retailers on Magecart Attacks

Dark Reading

Online card-skimming activities grew sharply this summer fueled by the availability of attack kits and other factors, Malwarebytes says

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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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Top 10 network security best practices

OpenText Information Management

Network security is constantly evolving. Review the basics As obvious as it sounds, it’s always good to start by auditing the basic security elements of your network: Are your facilities, servers and systems physically secure?

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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. Security cameras.

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How Retailers Can Stay Protected During the Most Wonderful Time of the Year

Dark Reading

Retailers' new holiday jingle must hit cybersecurity high points to help survive the season. Forget Dasher and Dancer — add SAST and DAST to app testing; manage third-party risks; and use MFA along with training and proper authentication to secure credentials

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8 Holiday Security Tips for Retailers

Dark Reading

Here's how retailers can protect their businesses from attackers and scammers hoping to wreak havoc during the most wonderful time of the year

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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 execution with SAP DAM

OpenText Information Management

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. Customer Experience Management Enterprise Content Management Information Management Omni-Channel cem dam digital asset management Hybris OpenText Retail Execution SAP SAP Customer Experience SAP DAM

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The New Frontier of Retail Security: Biometrics

HID Global

The New Frontier of Retail Security: Biometrics. vito.fabbrizio…. Wed, 05/05/2021 - 14:27

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Facial Recognition Is Coming to Retail

Schneier on Security

anonymity facerecognition privacy retailSummary article.

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Retail Sector Second-Worst Performer on Application Security

Dark Reading

A "point-in-time" approach to PCI compliance could be one reason why so many retailers appear to be having a hard time

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Cybercriminals Target Budding Cannabis Retailers

Dark Reading

Companies in the young, rapidly growing industry are targeted for sensitive information they store and immature security practices

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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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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 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. Data security

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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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Securing Retail Networks for an Omnichannel Future

Dark Reading

Retailers who haphazardly move to digital from a brick-and-mortar environment can leave their businesses open to significant cybersecurity vulnerabilities. Here's how to avoid the pitfalls

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Number of Retailers Impacted by Breaches Doubles

Dark Reading

The retail race for digital transformation is being run without the safety of security measures

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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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Not Punny: Angling Direct Breach Cripples Retailer for Days  

Threatpost

fishing retailer’s site has been hijacked and redirected to Pornhub. Breach Hacks Web SecurityA U.K.

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Sneakers, Gaming, Nvidia Cards: Retailers Can Stop Shopping Bots

Threatpost

Jason Kent, hacker in residence at Cequence Security, says most retailers are applying 1970s solutions to the modern (and out-of-control) shopping-bot problem, and offers alternative ideas. InfoSec Insider Web Security

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New Data Leaks Add to Australia's Data Security Reckoning

Data Breach Today

It comes as wine retailer Vinomofo disclosed a breach and as the Optus telecommunications breach continues to fuel data security concerns in Australia

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ThreatList: Most Retail Hardware Bug Bounty Flaws Are Critical

Threatpost

Overall, across all retail programs, more than 18 percent of all bug bounty submissions are critical in severity, a new Bugcrowd report found. IoT Mobile Security Most Recent ThreatLists bug bounty Bugcrowd Bugcrowd’s 2019 State of Retail Cybersecurity report point of sale retail Retail Security

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80K Retail WooCommerce Sites Exposed by Plugin XSS Bug

Threatpost

The Variation Swatches plugin security flaw lets attackers with low-level permissions tweak important settings on e-commerce sites to inject malicious scripts. Vulnerabilities Web Security

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Information Security and Compliance Through the Prism of Healthcare and Retail

AIIM

Organizations must focus strategically on how to manage digital content and understand that: 1) end-users are consuming technology differently; 2) consumer devices are being increasingly used as “on-ramps” to digital workflows; and 3) how you secure the scan and capture process becomes increasingly important. Let’s explore how these concepts relate to two specific industries – healthcare and retail. compliance healthcare scanning information security information capture retail

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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. Podcasts Web Security cyberattack cybercrime emotet holiday shopping holiday shopping security malware Online Security ransomware retail

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