Netsurion to Discuss Importance of Network Security in Protecting Brands from Data Breaches at RetailNow 2016

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 27, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Netsurion, a provider of remotely-managed data and network security services for multi-location businesses, will share its data breach protection expertise at the upcoming RetailNow 2016 conference. The event, aimed at connecting the Point of Sale (POS) technology ecosystem, is hosted by the Retail Solutions Providers Association (RSPA) and will be held July 31-Aug. 3, 2016 in Grapevine, Texas.

As proven by recent high profile breaches at multiple household-name, big-budget chain restaurants and hotel brands, no retailer is safe from hackers’ advances. Netsurion’s highly scalable service deploys easily and integrates enterprise-class equipment with best-in-class security architecture, providing an unparalleled level of security and manageability for its clients’ wired and wireless networks and POS systems.

RetailNow attendees can learn about Netsurion’s offerings at booth #240, located in the Security & Networking pavilion.

In addition, Mark Cline, Netsurion’s vice president of Channel Sales, will present on the importance of network security in protecting retailers’ brands against the constant barrage of modern cyberthreats.

Session Title: Why Embrace Network Security as a First Line of Defense Strategy?
When: Aug. 2, 2016, 9-9:50 a.m. CT
Where: Room Texas 5-6, Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
Summary: A well segmented network can be the difference between a successful business and a business in the headlines of the latest data breach. According to the National Cyber Security Alliance, 96 percent of data breaches target the payment card industry. Such breaches can be caused by POS malware, employee mistakes, and internal or external hacking. Not to mention that as businesses protect themselves from these threats, new technology, such as EMV, biometrics and mPOS, arises. Technology gets better; hackers get smarter ... so what are businesses doing to keep their brands and data secured? For businesses, it is important to embrace technology for the convenience of their customers and to stay competitive in the market. However, it is important to not forget about the security risks that new (and more) technology brings. This threat landscape and new technologies should ultimately push retailers to embrace network security as a first line defense strategy. Data security and PCI compliance should be the priority of any business in today’s market.

To learn more about Netsurion or its participation at RetailNow, visit or call (866) 559-2210.

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About Netsurion
Netsurion is a leading provider of remotely-managed IT security services that protect multi-location businesses’ information, payment systems and on-premise public and private Wi-Fi networks from data breaches and other risks posed by hackers. Netsurion’s patented remote installation technology and PCI compliant cloud-based solutions simplify the implementation process and ongoing support. Any sized branch or remote office, franchise or sole proprietor operation can use Netsurion without the costs of onsite support. The company serves the retail, hospitality, healthcare, legal and insurance sectors.

CONTACT: Deb Montner, Montner Tech PR 203.226.9290

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