Jewellers Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks

Canadian jewellers need protection against cyberattacks. This article gives information on how these retailers can protect their business–and customers.

Customer information is not the only item at risk

BY PHILL FELTHAM

No industry is safe from cyber attacks. As hackers continually educate themselves, and become more sophisticated with their target strategies, companies and organizations have to step up their game to find more sophisticated ways to protect their inventory, as well as personal—and customer—information. Besides health merchants, jewellery retailers are at risk as well.

In a recent issue of Canadian Jeweller Magazine, I discuss the risk and vulnerabilities that jewellery retailers face now and in the future. I also discuss possible strategies on how jewellers can create an adequate shield of protection.

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