WordPress vs Magento: What’s Best For You in 2019?

There’s no doubt that data security is a hot topic these days, especially as it relates to online shopping. In 2018, we recommend looking into using one of the many different shopping carts from WooCommerce, like Magento’s cart plugin, and other solutions. Data is generally encrypted on your computer, so it can’t be accessed unless you know the password to unlock it. Another feature you may want to look into is password storage with a password manager, like 1Password, which is built into many popular web browsers. If you’re shopping on the web, you’ll want to make sure your browser also supports the HTTP Secure (HTTPS) protocol, which ensures the data you store on the server is secured from prying eyes. 4. Privacy: With the advent of artificial intelligence, people are more comfortable letting companies collect information on them than they were just a few years ago. One important thing to note here is that you should always choose a service that lets you opt out of specific tracking. For example, you could use a tool like Privacy Badger, or Block Together. For online shopping, remember that you don’t have to leave your browsing habits behind, so you can do a lot of extra shopping on the internet that doesn’t require you to divulge too much personal information.

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Keep Your Magento Websites Secured.

By SSL Organization level SSL Certificates Ordering your SSL Certificates If you have an organization level SSL certificate that is available for purchase, you can order the SSL certificate through the customer support portal. This type of SSL certificate is not typically necessary for the majority of Magento users. How to purchase a certificate If you are an organization that does not have a secure-only configuration, or you don’t need a certificate for your web server, you can purchase a certificate through the web support portal. Note that there is no way to contact an individual customer support agent to order a certificate if you purchase a certificate through the support portal. If you’re new to the Magento platform, you’ll also need to register with us for a free account. SSL Certificates for Organization Level We recommend that you obtain a SSL certificate only for the location(s) of your online store. There are a number of reasons that you might want to do this, depending on the industry. The following is a list of the most common reasons for using a secure certificate: E-commerce: Because e-commerce enables you to sell through the internet and thus avoid third party fraud prevention systems, the certificate provides you with greater security. Business continuity: In some industries, we recommend that you use SSL for your site as a contingency plan for a server failure, such as a server crash.

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Magento Security Best Practices

After reading the document you’ll be able to create a professional security policy in under 30 minutes. You’ll learn how to: Build an anti-phishing policy Adopt “best practice” security best practices Secure your server and user data Customize your security policy to fit your business Protect your website from malicious code and SQL injection attacks Protect your database and its users Using these best practices can greatly reduce your risk of security breaches, which will be your biggest source of loss and damages. Security Best Practices This document contains the following best practices: Encrypt sensitive data using SSL/TLS Use secure data encryption Require clients to use secure connections Require authentication when accessing your website Encrypt sensitive data The best practices in this document can help you secure all your sensitive data that you store on your website: But before you do that, let’s take a look at what happens when your server receives a request for sensitive information: The request is authenticated with the user’s credentials The user is asked to select an entity (entity name, e.g. ‘product’) The entity is sent to the server The server decodes the entity The server stores the decoded entity in a session cookie The server then sends the request again The request is authenticated.

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