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Mapping the Dairy Queen Data Breach

On October 9, 2014 ice cream chain Dairy Queen confirmed that nearly 400 store locations had customer credit and debit card data compromised by computer malware. Dairy Queen has more than 6,300 restaurants worldwide with 4,500 franchised stores in the United

Posted in Open Source Intelligence, Retail Security, Technology

Recent Earthquakes Near Canadian Tire (CanTire) Retail Locations

Each May Canada coordinates Emergency Preparedness Week, an initiative to help Canadians plan for emergencies. The theme for this year’s week, “Know your Risks”, got us thinking about business preparedness as it relates to earthquakes. (Emergency Preparedness Week 2014 promotional

Posted in Corporate Safety, Corporate Security, Earthquakes, Emergency Preparedness, Public Safety, Retail Security

Recent Bomb Threats Against Rite Aid Stores in the United States

SigActs indexed several news articles over the last week about bomb threats being called into Rite Aid stores. While these reports only involved stores in Michigan and Maine, it got us wondering how many Rite Aid stores there are in

Posted in Bomb Threats & Hoaxes, Corporate Security, Crime & Justice, Loss Prevention, Retail Security