Originally in Convenience Store News, 10-14-2014,
Written by Kent Woodruff
2014 started with a bang as the ramifications and breadth of Target Corp.'s security breach came to light. Word of many more breaches followed, including the latest: Kmart.
Each breach is different. The Target breach revealed the challenges of maintaining a secure monolithic network within the changing retail environment, and the value of a sound wireless strategy at the point of configuration to create individual networks.