_Experts-Retail

How Facebook’s Crisis of Trust Impacts Business and Society

Growing privacy concerns have Facebook users measurably less engaged, and recent findings show that they have serious concerns about trust and security on the site. So if you were counting on a future of low-effort, algorithm-driven advertising, you might want to go back to the drawing board. But, as Ben Mizes, Co-Founder of Clever Real Estate points out, there is some good news, too.

Marketing Is Overpromising And Under-Delivering Cybersecurity

The fear-mongering of cybersecurity is ruining the industry, as emotions are being targeted rather rationality. Fear sells, after all. Nathan Burke of Axonius discusses the current state of the InfoSec industry and what the way forward is from here.

The Digital Crime Wave That’s Thriving Under the Radar

Attackers have shown their cards and the mid-market represents an extremely valuable alternative to the well-defended enterprise. Coronet founder and CISO Dror Liwer reviews the threat landscape and explains why it’s time for the mid-market to take cybersecurity as seriously as the enterprise, even as financial and operational constraints remain.

Seriously?! Can You Not Do That? | Chapter I - Bad Habits and InfoSec Apathy

People go to work to do their job. They have meetings to attend, calls to make, tasks to complete, quotas to reach, and much more. So they can’t be bothered with worrying about information security. However, their habits – good and bad, innocent or malicious – are putting their employer’s business at risk. All it takes is one poorly made decision, or maybe even the lack of a decision in many cases, to damage or even destroy a business.

Just Like Santa’s Workshop, CyberSecurity Is Not a Seasonal Gig

Now that the holiday shopping season is here, it’s a good time to step back and think about how retailers are protecting shoppers’ valuable information. Don't be fooled, however, cybersecurity is an all-season activity.

Ho, Ho, Ho! PCI DSS Compliance…Just in Time for the Holidays

The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council has updated its data security standard. PCI DSS 3.2 went into effect November 1, which means many organizations are now scrambling to come into compliance--while also preparing for the busiest time of the year.

Spooks, Spies, And The Loss Of Humanity

Jamison Utter explores the relationship between business values and cybersecurity; a look at the impact of business models being too concerned with bottom lines, stock prices, and shareholder expectations.