Morris, Barbara A.
November 2001
Financial Executive;Nov2001, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p40
Academic Journal
The article discusses the risks faced by firms that engage in online commerce. Doing business over the Internet presents several potential sources of liability, ranging from computer viruses and hackers that compromise the safety of data, to employees who download inappropriate materials onto their computers. To properly insure against Internet-related risks firms need to first assess their vulnerability. Facilitating credit card transactions, storing customer data, and publishing content on the Internet, among other activities, all introduce elements of risk. INSET: Tips for Limiting E-Business Exposure..


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