Retail’s Key to Defeating Cyberattacks

Cyberattackers can be relentless—but they can be thwarted. The adoption of new mindsets regarding cybersecurity and compliance for the retail industry can be the first step to protecting data, empowering employee ownership in the fight against cybercriminals, and realizing the importance of compliance.

Retailers have long been familiar with risks that online devices create. Point-ofsale (POS) systems have now been around for decades, but they’re still difficult to secure because they connect to the internet, and hence have been vectors for many highly publicized breaches. As retailers embrace new technologies to create a more seamless shopping experience, what should they do to protect their key vulnerable assets? This whitepaper covers the technology available for Retail companies to ensure the safety of their valuable data as well as of their consumers.