Retail data breaches involving customer data happen often today. However, they tend to be smaller in size than health care, finance or government breaches. So, the general public notices them less. Yet, they happen more often than realized. Why? And how can you defend against them?
Human Error in Customer Data Theft
All types of retail outlets could fall prey to data leaks, and not all breaches come from bad intent. For example, CVS Health data could be a gold mine because of the mix of health, financial and insurance records.