Posts tagged "data security"
Keep Attendee Data Safe

Keep Attendee Data Safe

How Planners Can Combat Cyberattacks on Meetings and Events Look out: Cyberattacks are on the rise in the United States—and meetings and conventions are especially vulnerable to cyber breaches because they are generally very open events. Attendees’ devices often connect to open networks with no encryption or passwords. As such, planners are wise to work...
The Many Sides of Conference MiFi

The Many Sides of Conference MiFi

Last month, Marriott International made news when the company was charged a $600,000 fine from the FCC for jamming MiFi and personal hot spot devices at a convention center they manage in Tennessee. This news story has brought forth a fair amount of digital discussion regarding the legality and cost of this action – including...