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Security Issues in e-commerce

1. Prepare a list of important security issues in ecommerce and prioritize them (at least 5 items) and justify your answer. Examples are: Physical security, Encryption, etc.

2. If you were to select 5 issues important to you in ecommerce, where in the list would you put the security and why?

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Prepare a list of important security issues in ecommerce and prioritize them (at least 5 items) and justify your answer. Examples are: Physical security, Encryption, etc.

List is provided below:

1. Encryption
Information on the internet is unsecure. In order to protect information especially those that deal with transaction, data must be encrypted before it is sent on the internet. This provides a secure way of sending information via the web.

2. Denial of Service Attack (Hackers)

Hackers can use their hacking methods such as Denial of Service (DoS) or Trojan horse to attack the servers and steal customer ...

Solution Summary

This solution discusses important security issues in ecommerce in priority order

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