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.

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