Many businesses may be unaware that it is their responsibility to protect their customers' data from theft and fraud at the point of sale, not the payment service you use. As an online merchant, you must be aware of the security standards of your home country, many forbid the storage of any sensitive data to prevent merchants becoming prime targets for hackers.
Between 75% and 80% of all malicious attacks come from within an organization, not from an external threat, making it all the more necessary to use ethical hacking services such as security auditing and penetration testing to evaluate your IT infrastructure thoroughly.
How many times have you heard about the importance of a strong password? Whilst employing a secure password policy seems to be a broken record, a study published by the Global Security Report revealed that weak passwords still present a major threat to IT security. In fact, 80% of all breaches were due to weak admin passwords!