Do you know what a man-in-the-middle attack is? More importantly, do you know how to prevent one?
More customer service kiosks, self-service portals, and customer contact channels increases the exposure of personal information and raises the risk of data falling into the wrong hands.
Their goal: to create confidence on the Internet without the fear that a criminals are exploiting bugs to infect computers or monitor your communications.
Choosing a Certificate Authority (CA) is just as important as picking the right SSL. You wouldn’t just hand over the keys to your home to anyone, and shouldn’t trust just any provider to do SSL.
Admins need to create and enforce strong password policies in their organizations, as well as educate their users on what constitutes a strong password.
Consumers and business owners can rest assured, SSL is a proven technology that has secured millions of websites over the years and remains the single more important factor to data security online today.
It’s not enough to talk about the things that matter to us, we have to make a difference in customer service. This requires being open to change and doing what’s right for customers every time.
We need a fundamental shift in our mindset of data security. Leveraging technology and better policies, we can improve online data security.
73% of users have the same password for multiple sites, 33% use the same password every time creating an easy target for breaches and identity theft.