Twenty-four digital advertising stakeholders meet today in San Francisco to map out a strategy for the Battle of the Bots.
Confession: My favorite social media campaigns are the ones that fail in spectacularly funny ways and that require immediate damage control because some entity makes a deliberate muck of things.
Brands take active steps to protect sensitive customer data, prevent data breaches, gain consumer trust and streamline their collection processes and email messaging.
Marketers must leverage data in service of the consumer and protect their information like never before.
An ongoing Sony Corporation investigation into the April database breach of Sony Online Entertainment (SOE) systems revealed hackers may have accessed the personal information of an additional 24.6 million customers, the company said in a statement May 3.
Retail store chain The Children's Place is notifying customers that an unauthorized third party accessed its email address database. The company said in a statement that no personal information, other than email addresses, was obtained, and that the data was stored with an external email service provider.
The recent headlines about email data breaches have rightly caused all of us to review our security procedures and policies. No system is perfectly secure, but there are steps to take in order to avoid a breach.
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