E-Commerce News, Articles and Updates

Zeus Panda targeting holiday shoppers

With just a few more shopping days available before Christmas, cyber-criminals are taking advantage of online shoppers' frenzied buying habits by injecting the Zeus Panda banking trojan into a wide range of retail and travel sites.

Are you really a '24/7' organisation? Protecting against IT failures

Bruce Penson offers easy-to-follow advice on how to protect against IT failures for organisations who need to be able to provide a 24-hour service - whether that be an e-commerce website, social media, online banking etc.

International fraud trends

As e-commerce opportunities continue to develop, so too do fraud strategies. The fraudsters' approaches are multifaceted and knowing your customer is not enough says Andrew Edem.

48% of e-tailers hit by financial information loss

Research just published claims that online merchants and financial service providers have become the two biggest sources of stolen banking information.

Hactivists deface eBay and PayPal websites

The Syrian Electronic Army (SEA) is claiming responsibility for a DNS hack on the UK websites of eBay and PayPal over the weekend.

Why security is the next challenge for Bitcoin

Since its launch in 2009, Bitcoin has continued to dominate news headlines, for both good and bad reasons.

PCI council issues guidance on e-commerce

The PCI Security Standards Council has released security guidelines for data security in e-commerce instances.