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How can you protect the Grandma's Treats website ?

Your brother is still not convinced that security is an important issue, and he bluntly tells you that he doesn't have the budget for an elaborate security plan or complex security tools. How can you protect the Grandma's Treats website and customer privacy with as little expense as possible? Research the Internet and all other materials at your disposal.

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We can protect the Grandma's Treat website by carefully selecting some basic security features which will not only be cost effective but will ensure adequate security to the customers of the company and allow for safe and reliable ecommerce transactions of privacy of confidential information.

The process of addressing these general security questions boils down to these goals:

· Authentication: Your customers must be able to assure themselves that they are in
fact doing business with you?not a "spoof" site masquerading as you.

· Confidentiality: Sensitive information and transactions on your Web site, such as the
transmission of credit card information, must be kept private and secure.

· Data integrity: Communication between you and your customers must be protected
from alteration by third parties in transmission on the Internet.

· Proof of communication: A person must not be able to deny that he or she sent a
secured communication or made an online purchase.

Digital certificates for your Web site (or "Server IDs") are ...

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Your brother is still not convinced that security is an important issue, and he bluntly tells you that he doesn't have the budget for an elaborate security plan or complex security tools. How can you protect the Grandma's Treats website and customer privacy with as little expense as possible? Research the Internet and all other materials at your disposal.

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