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Shoplifting and employee theft hurting retail

Shoplifting and employee theft hurting retail

Shoplifting, employee or supplier fraud, and administrative errors (‘shrink’) are collectively costing the average Australian household more than A$424 per year, according to statistics published in the 2014-20
How to turn loss prevention into sales and service
Cyber security: Retailers beware
Stolen customer data sold online
A cyber security mindset for retail

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Home office security gaps lure cyber criminals

The rise of online shopping and people working from home has made retail an idea target for scammers, experts warn.
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How to turn loss prevention into sales and service

In-store video can be used for more than just surveillance.

Macy’s suffers data breach

Macy's customer names and passwords were obtained by hackers.

It’s the season to give – so don’t let the bad guys take what they want

Criminals haven’t given up, they’ve shifted their attention towards different forms of cyber attacks.

Tokenisation and the e-commerce experience

Why tokenisation is at the core of improving data security and the online purchase experience.

Don’t allow your data to be held hostage

Why retaining the ownership of customer data often gets overlooked when signing new contracts.
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US Target pays price for data breach

Minneapolis-based retailer to pay $39 million after 2013 hack.

Shoplifting and employee theft hurting retail

Theft costing Australian retailers A$2.7 billion per year.

Billabong cracks down on counterfeits

Surf brand removes more than 2 million fakes.

MasterCard introduces Identity Check

MasterCard launches tools to prove shoppers' identities online.

eStar launches tool to combat online fraud

Tool launched to protect retailers from fraud over online orders.

Data breaches a ‘wake up call’

Retailers and suppliers on notice after David Jones and Kmart hacks.

Hackers strike David Jones

Customers' personal details exposed as hackers attack department store's website.

Consumers wary of hackers targeting retail

Australians lack trust in retailers' data security skills.

Real time app to tackle shoplifters

New app to deter shoplifters and organised retail crime.
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A cyber security mindset for retail

Shane Bell on cyber security as a mindset for retailers.

Spending patterns revealed

Research reveals the most prominent spending habits in Australia.

Alibaba security risk

Researchers find flaw in Alibaba site.

Stolen customer data sold online

Millions of credit and debit card numbers, including those stolen from Target US, are being sold online.
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Cyber security: Retailers beware

With the boom of e-commerce globally, retailers are becoming increasingly exposed to cyber crime and customer data breac...