When developing software for the eCommerce world, security should be of paramount concern. I’ve seen many companies who leave security considerations until just before launch, for some reason, and that is a practice that should be abandoned in favor of taking a more complete and integrated approach to developing and deploying secure software.
Security activates should begin before development. They should begin in the design phase of a project. When defining a user experience, either through wireframes or another method, not only are user input points being defined but potential security weaknesses are being defined. For example, having a list of all user text input points in Continue reading »