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Retailer Association To Provide Privacy Education

DATA PROTECTION—AUSTRALIA

August 2, 2012

In light of a growing number of data breaches affecting retailers and consumers, the Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has developed a set of data protection seminars and webinars to educate businesses on how to limit and mitigate data breach vulnerabilities, Inside Retail reports. A recent report from the Ponemon Institute said the average cost of a data breach to Australian businesses is approximately $2.16 million per incident.
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