Hoboken, NJ and New York City, NY (PRWEB) July 12, 2012
Hoboken, NJ - July 12, 2012-Carl Mazzanti, chief executive officer, eMazzanti Technologies is one of the featured speakers at the upcoming Microsoft World Partner Conference being held in Toronto, Canada, July 8-12, 2012. Mazzanti’s presentation was given in the exclusive Microsoft Solution Innovation Center (SIC).
Mazzanti’s presentation is entitled: Securing Mobile POS -How the retail industry’s databases are being compromised and what to do about it.
“According to researchers at SecureWorks, retail sector hacking has increased 43 percent since 2010,” said Mazzanti. “White Hat Security, a web security firm estimates 51% of the retail websites are exposed to serious vulnerabilities every day of 2011.”
Retail Data Breaches Common
Some of the more famous companies that have had data breaches in the last two years include:
Mazzanti continues, “Retailers of all sizes are at risk of being hacked basically because information can be sold.”
It Pays to Hack
According to eMazzanti, “Data is worth a great deal of money on the black market. Here are some examples of what this information is worth to fraudsters.
Securing Mobile Point of Sale (POS) Data
Within the hacking universe there is a focus on mobile point-of-sale breaches as more retailers offer mobile transaction capabilities to customers. Retail organizations not only need the ability to manage the use of retail mobile devices in the enterprise, but also the tools to harness mobile devices to boost employee productivity.
“We have created powerful mobile security solutions built around Microsoft Intune and Windows 7 Enterprise,” said Mazzanti. “It is part of the core competency we bring to retail clients.”
For a copy of Carl Mazzanti’s presentation, go to:
The Solution Innovation Center Venue
Reinforcing the approach Microsoft launched last year, the Solution Innovation
Center (SIC) at WPC 2012 again delivered a wealth of targeted content in a dynamic environment that goes beyond the traditional expo. Attendees were able to:
About eMazzanti Technologies
With a company name that sounds more like a purebred, high-performance sports car than a IT support and consulting firm, eMazzanti Technologies is all about delivering powerful solutions in a variety of outsourced IT services, such as managed printing services, PCI DSS compliance, computer network management, network troubleshooting, business continuity and disaster recovery, green computing, mobile workforce technology, information security, cloud computing, cloud computing services, and business information optimization in the most efficient manner possible. The Hoboken, N.J., firm is located in one of the most densely populated - and competitive - regions in the U.S. It provides business technology consulting services for companies ranging from home offices to multinational corporations in the New York metropolitan area, the United States and throughout the world. For more information contact: Carl Mazzanti 201-360-4400 or emazzanti.net. Twitter: @emazzanti , Facebook: Facebook.com/emazzantitechnologies