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Webinar: Retail Data Security-Intersection of the Physical and Digital Worlds

Wednesday, October 21, 2015
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced By: Security Services Council

Cost / Registration
$10.00 / Person
Registration is now closed.

Cancellation Policy

American Alarm & Communications
297 Broadway – Conference Center
Arlington, MA  02474
Parking along all intersecting streets
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Soda, water and cookies will be provided by ASIS Boston Chapter. We recommend bringing your own lunch.

About the webinar
This timely and dynamic webinar explores the trends and related challenges in preventing, detecting, responding to, and recovering from retail data security breaches. A brief historical view of challenges facing security practitioners and managers segues to the dramatic challenges found today including point-of-sale compromises, malware, and other risks leading to unprecedented risks to brand reputation and profitability.  

Learning objectives

  • An improved understanding of retail data security challenges including risks associated with point-of-sale malware, data breaches, and practical strategies to better mitigate these risks
  • Key takeaways include understanding breach dynamics, preventative techniques, and post breach response and remediation
  • Address attendees’ security threats, issues, and concerns
  • Benefit to practitioner/audience (value-add to professional competency)
  • Tools / take-aways

Target audience

Security practitioners, managers, and anyone interested in brand-related vulnerabilities and protection strategies 

About the speakers

Joe Biffar, CFE, CFI
Manager, Corporate Loss Prevention and Security
Chico’s FAS, Inc.

Mr. Biffar is responsible for corporate security, loss prevention operations, and e-commerce fraud mitigation efforts for four brands with 1,500 retail locations in the U.S., Canada, and the Caribbean. He is a graduate of Florida State University and holds the Certified Fraud Examiner and Certified Forensic Interviewer designations. Mr. Biffar volunteers as a member of the ASIS International Economic Crime Council, International Association of Interviewers CFI scholarship committee, and is a board member of the Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers.