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Free HTTPS for eCommerce sites, is that true?

Free HTTPS for eCommerce sites, is that true?

The use of SSL/TLS certificates is especially relevant when you have to secure an eCommerce website. However, it made little financial sense for small websites with low readership to buy a certificate. Some companies such as StartCom are offering free certificates,...

The 2 eCommerce most dangerous cybersecurity threats for 2016

The 2 eCommerce most dangerous cybersecurity threats for 2016

From identity theft and fraud to corporate hacking attacks, cybersecurity has never been more important for eCommerce sites, large or smaller ones. Hacking experts warn there are plenty more security risks ahead in 2016 as cyber criminals become more sophisticated....

Simple security is better security for SMB

Simple security is better security for SMB

When massive organizations like Sony, Home Depot, and the Office of Personnel Management are hacked they grab equally massive headlines. Yet, while they rarely grab headlines, small and middle-market companies are particularly susceptible to hacks because they can't...

eCommerce: have you heard about this security checklist?

eCommerce: have you heard about this security checklist?

If you run a business online, you’ll know that eCommerce sites are a major target for hackers and fraudsters. Just think about the thousands of credit card details and other personal information a typical eCommerce site stores. That’s what makes these sites, big and...

eCommerce: Holiday season doesn’t have to be a nightmare!

eCommerce: Holiday season doesn’t have to be a nightmare!

We might be halfway through November, but for the eCommerce industry the start of the holiday shopping season is only just around the corner. This means that millions of potential customers will soon be going online to look for the latest and greatest gear at the...

Data minimization for eCommerce shops

Data minimization for eCommerce shops

With a high volume of personally identifiable information (PII) and payment card information changing hands with every transaction, the online retail industry is one of the most vulnerable targets of cyber-attacks. Recent data breaches at national retailers have...