Infosecurity Magazine: Retail branch IT Teams Overwhelmed by Patch Load

September 13, 2017 — Retail branch IT Teams Overwhelmed by Patch Load

Lisa Baergen, Director at NuData, comments on a recent report revealing that 45% of respondents are forced to address a security breach or attempted breach at least once a week.

Lisa Baergen, director at NuData Security, said that retailers – like all organizations – need to prioritize the security of customer data.

“They need to move past the username/authentication model and embrace a model that engages multiple layers; so when one can’t return a high trust confidence, there is another layer to rely upon,” she added.

The coming GDPR should force boardrooms around Europe to re-evaluate their cybersecurity posture with an eye on aligning with industry best practices.

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