Theft The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Theft en-us Copyright 2014 Inc., All rights reserved. (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:16:36 GMT In Business, the Cyber War Between the U.S. and China and Russia Is Tense Cyber sabotage has quickly become the 21st century's preferred form of international trade theft. Mon, 13 Oct 2014 15:16:36 GMT DJ Summers The Celebrity-Hacking Scandal Is a Rude Wake-Up Call on Cloud Security As business owners, you have to take responsibility to protect your sensitive documents and photos. Mon, 08 Sep 2014 16:30:00 GMT John Ackerly Avoid Labor Day Weekend Travel Scams (Infographic) Don't let your guard down when planning a getaway. Consider these tips to stay safe from criminals and online threats. Fri, 29 Aug 2014 14:30:00 GMT Bari Abdul It's Official: All Smartphones Sold in California Must Have a 'Kill Switch' Phones manufactured after July 1, 2015 and sold in the state must come equipped with an antitheft device that enables consumers to permanently shut them down. Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:55:00 GMT Laura Entis Watch Where You Swipe: Hackers Have Done More Damage Than You Realize More than 1,000 American businesses have been affected by in-store cash register breaches, estimates the Department of Homeland Security. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 19:47:00 GMT Laura Entis California's 'Kill Switch' Bill Is One Step Away From Becoming Law The legislation, which would require smartphone makers to include a preinstalled 'kill switch' on all smartphones sold in the state, has passed in the State Senate and now awaits the governor's signature. Tue, 12 Aug 2014 15:03:00 GMT Laura Entis Deter the Inside Job. 5 Ways to Avert Employee Theft and Fraud. Stave off white-collar crime in your workplace with these precautionary measures. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 20:15:00 GMT Keith Mueller How Would You Handle These 7 Situations? Would You Pass the 'Diaper Test'? There are many moral and ethical questions business owners face on a regular basis. Is there a right way to do things? Wed, 23 Jul 2014 19:00:00 GMT Gene Marks Watch Out: Here's Where Your Smartphone Is Most Likely to Get Stolen (Infographic) Smartphone theft is on the rise, so hold on to your precious devices. Wed, 07 May 2014 16:48:00 GMT Laura Entis Online Debit, Credit Fraud Will Soon Get Much Worse. Here's Why. Adoption of better safeguards in the physical world will drive criminals to electronic theft, argues payments validation entrepreneur. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00:00 GMT Rajesh Ramanand Crafts Chain Michaels Confirms Nearly 3 Million Credit Cards Compromised in Data Breach A security hole allowed data thieves access to some customer card information but not names, addresses or PINs. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:13:00 GMT Benjamin Kabin The Smartphone 'Kill Switch' Is Coming, But You'll Probably Have to Download It Major manufacturers and wireless carriers have agreed to offer a free opt-in 'kill switch' for smartphones made after July 2015. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 15:15:00 GMT Laura Entis Here's One Big Reason Mobile Carriers Don't Want a 'Kill Switch' on Smartphones A new report shows how many billions of dollars companies such as Verizon and AT&T could lose each year if smartphone theft decreases. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 13:19:00 GMT Jason Fell 7 Ways Your Employees Are Stealing From You Is one of your employees augmenting their paycheck -- at your expense? Here are some ways they may do just that. Fri, 21 Feb 2014 15:30:00 GMT Gene Marks Better Late Than Never? Target Accelerating Program to Detect Credit-Card Fraud. Target's chief financial officer said the retailer is fast-tracking chip-enabled smart cards, which could have been useful in preventing against the company's recent data breach. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 17:50:00 GMT Laura Entis 4 Ways to Maximize Your Loss Prevention Strategies Ways to get the most from the theft prevention technology and techniques you’re already using. Mon, 30 Dec 2013 14:00:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory 6 Simple, Low-Tech Ways to Reduce Shoplifting Lighting and personal greetings are among the low-tech ways you and can make your store less attractive to thieves. Fri, 06 Dec 2013 15:30:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory 6 Tips to Reduce Employee Theft One in every 40 employees steals from their employer. Make sure that your store isn’t a target. Thu, 21 Nov 2013 16:30:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory 5 Ways Tech Is Stopping Theft Thieves’ jobs just got harder with technologies tracking everything from store displays to people’s faces. Thu, 07 Nov 2013 14:00:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory 4 Ways to Prevent Gift-Card Theft Nearly 80 percent of retailers have been a victim of gift-card fraud. Don’t let your store be the next victim. Fri, 25 Oct 2013 14:00:00 GMT Jennifer Goforth Gregory