Credit card information, bank accounts, tax returns, healthcare data, and personal information are often submitted online or stored on a special network that could be easily vulnerable. If you are informed enough you probably know that markets on the dark web that sell stolen data or information can wreak destruction by allowing others to steal their identity to charge money to someone else’s account, and etc. All connected Internet of Things gadgets and devices such as home security systems and fridges can be taken over easily which can result in severe complications and consequences.
At this point, website security is a really important topic and online businesses and brands are starting to realize that they need a way to protect their ecommerce websites. Ecommerce websites of all sizes are really exposed to attack as they process email addresses, credit card information, and passwords to user accounts. If the ecommerce website you are running is not properly secured, all personal information, credit card numbers and password combinations can be taken and used for other purposes.