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Cybersecurity in Retail

  • 4 December 2018
  • IT Security
  • Managed Services

Retailers hold significant volumes of customer data and that’s a valuable currency for organized crime groups or malicious insiders. The impact of data theft is hard to measure, but reputational damage, falling stock prices and customers taking their business elsewhere can seriously affect the bottom line. No business can protect itself 100 percent...

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