Legal Issues Involved in E-Commerce (12 Feb 2004)
While shopping on the Internet, most people typically do not think about what is happening in the background. Web shopping is generally very easy. We click on a related site, go into that site, buy the required merchandise by adding it to our cart, enter our credit card details and then expect delivery within a couple of days. This entire process looks very simple but a developer or businessmen knows exactly how many hurdles need to be jumped to complete the order. Customer information has to pass through several hands so security and privacy of the information are a major concern. The safety and security of a customer's personal information lies within the hands of the business. Therefore businesses have to give the customer first their guarantee, and second peace of mind, that the information passed over is of no risk to any invading eyes.
Article URL: http://www.acm.org/ubiquity/views/v4i49_nasir.html
Read 304 more articles from Ubiquity sorted by
Next Article: Publishing Digital Floras and Faunas