A recent IBM study revealed that many high-profile attacks against retail companies originate from vulnerabilities classified as low-hanging fruit.
Retail cybersecurity is critical during the holiday season, particularly during the Black Friday and Cyber Monday national shopping events.
Companies that enlist extra help during the holidays must carefully vet temporary hires and restrict access to manage seasonal employee security risks.
As companies increasingly adopt EMV technology for point-of-sale terminals, attackers are finding new ways to commit chip-and-PIN fraud.
Mobile point-of-sale technology is useful for small businesses, large enterprise retail chains and global sporting competitions alike.
Travelers around the globe are at high risk of robbery. While payment cards can be much simpler than cash, point-of-sale hazards pose a significant threat.
The line between physical storefronts and online retail is blurring, and as a result, e-commerce security is getting more complicated.