Category: Website Security And 3rd Party Verification

The Quick and Easy Guide to PCI Scanning for Ecommerce

The Quick and Easy Guide to PCI Scanning for Ecommerce

PCI Scanning – when your ecommerce biz was just a dream in your mind (and maybe it still is), PCI Compliance was most likely not what got you pumped about going into business. But...

How to Protect Your Ecommerce Site From Hackers This Cyber Monday

Hackers love Cyber Monday. According to a recent article from Inc. Magazine, 65 percent of companies report an increase in cyber crimes on Cyber Monday. Why? Shoppers know Cyber Monday is a big day...

Can You Trust a Trust Seal? 3 Ways to Know You’re Getting Your Money’s Worth

If you’re a business owner trying to find ways to increase conversions or security or both on your site, you may have found there’s a lot of buzz about how trust seals can help...

eBay Suffers Attack And Asks 145 Million Users To Change Passwords

It seems that cyber criminals have struck again, this time at eBay. eBay is currently asking users to change their passwords after a cyberattack compromised a database containing encrypted passwords. Supposedly the database was first compromised sometime...

Heartbleed bug; What Business Owners And Customers Need To Do

If you haven’t heard about it yet, let me introduce you to the encryption flaw, HeartBleed, the largest vulnerability the internet has ever seen. It’s that big (big enough that Canada has temporarily shut down...

A Secure Website Is Vital To Your Success (INFOGRAPHIC)

 

An Overview of Data Breach Legislation, PCI Compliance and Website Security

As with many aspects of the Internet, conducting business is a continuous series of determining what works best and what does not. Following the unveiling of electronic payment technology, an enormous surge of identity...

PCI DSS Security Version 2.0 Or 3.0?

What is PCI DSS Security? PCI DSS stands for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. It is the collection of standards that merchants who accept credit cards must adhere to in order to ensure...

What We Can Learn From The Coca-Cola Security Breach

As if it’s not horrible enough that Target, Neiman Marcus, and a number of other top American retailers have been hit hard by hackers in these past few months, Coca-Cola recently announced that they...

Michaels Store Next In Series Of POS System Security Breaches

I saw an incredibly depressing tweet yesterday. A man quoted his eighty year old grandma saying, “I’ll sure be happy when it’s my time to die. The world is falling apart with all of...