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Executive Summary: 2017 Privacy and Security Awareness in Retail

Retail organizations consistently rank as some of the most popular targets for cybercriminals. Being in the crosshairs, retail employees need to have a strong handle of cybersecurity and data privacy best practices. But do they? We wanted to find out, so we polled 847 U.S. retail employees, asking questions across eight common security and privacy risk areas. We… Read more »

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Infographic: 2017 Privacy and Security Awareness in Retail

Almost 3/4 of retail employees in a new MediaPro survey could stand to benefit from enhanced awareness of privacy and security risks. We polled 847 retail employees in the U.S. on their data privacy and cybersecurity know-how across eight common risk areas and found that: 71% were profiled as “risks” or “novices,” meaning their actions could… Read more »

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MediaPro Announces New GDPR Privacy Awareness Solution

MediaPro has launched an industry-first General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Privacy Awareness Solution, directly helping companies to comply with one of the most significant data privacy regulatory updates in recent years. The EU’s GDPR, which will go into effect May 2018, affects any company that handles the personal data of EU citizens, whether at an… Read more »

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Infographic: 2017 Privacy and Security Awareness in Healthcare

Only 28% of healthcare employees demonstrated the privacy and security awareness to prevent incidents that could lead to the exposure of protected health information (PHI) and other forms of personal data, according to a recent MediaPro survey. We polled 850 healthcare employees across the U.S. and found that: 18% were considered risks, meaning their lack of… Read more »

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5 Signs Your Cybersecurity Awareness Program Is Paying Off

Originally posted on TripWire’s State of Security blog. Not too long ago, a client of ours who had just released a dynamic new cybersecurity awareness course told me how blown away he was with the response they were getting. His inbox was full of compliments, and his colleagues wanted to duplicate his training success in… Read more »

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MediaPro Announces New Planning Tool, Industry-Specific Employee Awareness Solutions

MediaPro has announced the launch of its new Adaptive Planning Tool as well as defined awareness programs for the retail and healthcare industries. The Planning Tool, integrated within MediaPro’s award-winning Adaptive Awareness Portal, allows security and privacy program professionals to quickly identify and configure an awareness program plan that suits their industry, their culture, and… Read more »

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Resource Toolkit: GDPR Readiness

The GDPR will change global privacy as we know it. Organizations that handle EU citizens’ data are already preparing for the major changes presented by the GDPR. From more DPO positions to mandatory privacy awareness training, the GDPR will forever change the way we approach privacy and protecting personally identifying information. Our GDPR Readiness Toolkit includes valuable resources that will kickstart… Read more »

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