Ecommerce refers to websites that involve online purchases. This functionality sparks new challenges, concerns, and requirements for website security. Online shopping, to many people, is almost synonymous with a certain kind of risk – and not without good reason. Over the holidays, we wrote a lot about the rise of credit card swipers.
With the increasing popularity of the free, open-source Magento Community Edition, more business owners are able to sell their products online without having to take on the cost of a closed platform.