Tag: Online Retailers

Cyber Security Advice for Online Retailers

Some very high-profile cyber-attacks on ecommerce and retail have hit the news in 2015. British shoe company Office reported at the beginning of 2015 that their systems had been breached, potentially affecting millions. Premera Blue Cross, a healthcare insurance provider, revealed the extent of their hack in March. It had affected over 11 million customers’ information, including […]

Heartbleed Bug Impacts Online Retailers, Ecommerce

The so-called Heartbleed bug is a significant flaw in certain versions of popular, open-source security applications used to protect encoded information like passwords or payment card information during online transactions. Heartbleed was declared on April 7, and might have affected two-thirds of web servers worldwide, including online merchants big and small. In the worst of […]