Site Map - Retail

Online Fraud

- The 7th Annual Online Fraud Report finds that online retailers are hit with fraud from international orders at a rate that is twice the overall average.

Retail Theft

- Retail workers who steal from their employers are far more likely to seize opportunity and take cash from the register than to plan a heist, according to a recent study of retail theft in the United Kingdom. The study found the most serious deterrent to workplace theft is a CCTV system.

Off-the-Shelf Shrink Solution

- Find out how a lifecycle approach to product handling can reduce losses at your company.

Quick Bytes: Data breaches

- More than half the retailers that collect information from consumers for promotions and marketing campaigns have assigned responsibility for protecting consumer-specific data to a security-program coordinator; an even greater number have provided training to employees regarding consumer privacy and information security.

European Retail Theft Falls

- A drop in European retail theft.

You Tube

- IBM has created a short video of the company's new RFID tag known as the Clipped Tag a label that consumers can easily tear off once they leave a store after a purchase. This and other security videos are on You Tube.

A Site to See

- This month's site to see takes you to Google's new purchase, YouTube.

Data Security Toolkit

- Credit card data are often improperly stored in a merchant’s database, leading to data breaches. The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has joined with Visa in developing a Security Toolkit designed to help programmers understand and counter the most common vulnerabilities to data breaches.

Using Culture to Cure Theft

- It's the company's culture that sometimes breeds dishonesty, says this loss prevention expert; she has developed a management training program to solve the problem.

Retailers Organize Against Crime

- Retailers lose tens of billions to organized crime. Find out how they are fighting back with technology and other measures.

Beyond Print

SM Online

See all the latest links and resources that supplement the current issue of Security Management magazine.