Do Retailers Know It’s Christmas?
Do Retailers Know It’s Christmas? – Vera: The holiday season represents the busiest time of year for retailers and perhaps when they are most prone to data breaches. With an influx of cards entering their system and stores crowded with holiday shoppers, it’s the perfect (snow?) storm for hackers who take advantage of distracted system administrators and employees to deploy their skimming software. This week, we’re taking a look at how prepared — or not so prepared — the retail industry is for this merry, albeit vulnerable, time of year.