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    Accenture to Buy E-Commerce Firm for $316M; Brian Whipple Comments

    Accenture has agreed to purchase electronic commerce company Acquity Group for $316 million cash as Accenture aims to expand its digital marketing services portfolio. The deal is subject to Acquity Group shareholder approval and other customary closing conditions and intends to have Acquity’s 600 employees join Accenture’s interactive business group, Accenture said Friday. Brian Whipple, […] More

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    'Willysy' Infects over 6 Million E-Commerce Websites

    Researchers from cybersecurity firm Armorize recently discovered a new malware attack has infected more than 6 million websites operating on the well-known osCommerce online merchant platform. Known as “willysy,“ the malware exploits a vulnerability in osCommerce and injects a malicious JavaScript code, giving it access into the computers of online shoppers visiting the infected site. […] More

  • New Commerce Proposal Suggests Policy to Boost Cybersecurity for E-Commerce - top government contractors - best government contracting event
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    New Commerce Proposal Suggests Policy to Boost Cybersecurity for E-Commerce

    The Commerce Department today released a report that proposes voluntary codes of conduct to bolster the cybersecurity of companies that increasingly rely on the Internet to do business, but are not part of the critical infrastructure sector. The report, Cybersecurity, Innovation and the Internet Economy, focuses on the “Internet and Information Innovation Sector“ (I3S), which […] More

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    CIBER Wins German Trade Association Preferred Status

    Mail-order companies in Germany have a new security solutions provider to select. CIBER announced today it received preferred business partner status from the German E-commerce and Distance Selling Trade Association. “The status of preferred business partner is only granted to companies enjoying full confidence within our industry sector, and which have already proved their reliability […] More

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    Most Malaysians Unaware of Web Dangers

    Most Malaysians do not know how to protect themselves on the Internet and fail to take necessary precaution to safeguard their personal information when banking and shopping online, according to an expert. Criminologist and president of Malaysian Association of Certified Fraud Examiners Datuk Akhbar Satar said although citizens enjoyed the convenience of online banking and […] More

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