The last few years have seen expanding scope and sophistication of in-house cybersecurity systems as companies undergo radical digital transformation. Target has formed an industry-leading cybersecurity approach and team, with experts from different backgrounds and advanced capabilities that evolve alongside changing threats. Recently, Target blended their cybersecurity and fraud functions to take a more unified approach to addressing retail risk and protecting guests and the business.
Retail and other consumer companies face a broad and ongoing set of direct cyber threats. Including new cyberfraud tactics by Russian cybercrime groups, digital skimming, account takeover operations, and point-of-sale malware. They are also increasingly vulnerable to general cyber threats (ransomware, business email compromise) and third-party incidents and breaches. This expert panel will highlight the global retail threat landscape and provide guidance on future threats that retailers need to prepare for.