Finance websites still not secure enough

Thursday, 13 April 2006, 2:25 AM EST

Fewer than two thirds of UK websites that accept financial data for sales transactions encrypt the information to protect customers, according to the Department of Trade and Industry's 2006 Information Security Breaches Survey.

The survey of 1,000 UK companies found that, while over two thirds of large organisations encrypt customers' financial details, fewer than a third of smaller companies did so.

At vnunet.

[ Read more ]




Spotlight

Keeping passwords safe from cracking

A group of researchers from Purdue University in Indiana have come up with an effective and easy-to-implement solution for protecting passwords from attackers.


Weekly newsletter

Reading our newsletter every Monday will keep you up-to-date with security news.
  



Daily digest

Receive a daily digest of the latest security news.
  
DON'T
MISS

Sun, May 24th
    COPYRIGHT 1998-2015 BY HELP NET SECURITY.   // READ OUR PRIVACY POLICY // ABOUT US // ADVERTISE //