Selling stuff online is hard –– especially as a small business. Not only do you have to deal with many of the same pains as brick-and-mortar shops (like marketing and inventory management), but you’re also working against part of human nature: we’re less likely to trust strangers. And if you’re a small internet business without much brand […]
It’s an unfortunate fact: security breaches are getting increasingly common. Just last month, an enormous attack compromised tens of thousands of computers around the world, including those of many businesses. In a separate attack last year, a hospital in Los Angeles paid $17,000 to hackers who’d encrypted all their company files. And it’s normal […]
We’re thrilled to announce that TrustedSite, operators of the McAfee SECURE service has acquired SnapSitemap, the leader in simple, effective sitemap generators. As of June 30th, 2017, SnapSitemap will no longer be in operation, and the sitemap generator will become exclusively part of the McAfee SECURE service. How does this affect you? I have a […]
We’re excited to announce a few upgrades to the McAfee SECURE dashboard that will make it easier to find what you need, so you can get things done faster. Most noticeably, the dashboard has an entirely new look and feel, designed to make feature set-up simpler, navigation easier, and clearly alert you when something needs […]
Part 1 of this post covered some of the basic things you need to check off your list in order to make sure you can, and should, get an SSL certificate for your site. Now we’re going to dig into the nitty-gritty of: 1) How to actually purchase an SSL certificate, and 2) What to […]
You think you need an SSL certificate, but even figuring out where to begin can be a headache in its own right. In Part 1 of this post, we’ll go over what you need in order to qualify for an SSL certificate. This “Pre-Purchase Checklist” will help you determine whether or not an SSL certificate […]
We’ll get straight to the point: we’ve made an important change to our PCI Compliance service, and we think you’ll love it. So what’s the change? PCI Compliance is now integrated in your McAfee SECURE account That means your PCI dashboard will be seamlessly combined with the same account that you already use for […]
Today, we’re excited to announce that McAfee SECURE Certification Pro sites can now give their buyers free Identity Protection. Now you can address one of the top concerns of internet users by adding another layer of protection to your McAfee SECURE service. Give your customers another reason to buy. Because internet users are so worried about […]
It’s Valentine’s Day, so you know what that means: love is in the air, flowers are in bouquets, and chocolates are in our stomachs … Oh, and millions of forgetful people are picking up the phone, desperately trying to make a last-second reservation at a certain somebody’s favorite restaurant. (Hopefully not you!) But when you […]
For more than a decade, the second Tuesday of February has marked Safer Internet Day in more than 100 countries around the world. At its core, Safer Internet Day is all about making “the Internet a better place and the world a better place with the help of the Internet.” Recognizing the ever-expanding role the […]
Shopping cart protection, privacy guarantees, security seals—what exactly do all those different badges do for your website? Which ones should you get? In this post, we’ll explore all the varieties of badges out there, and help you decide which is best for your site.
We’re rolling out a new name, a new user dashboard, new features, and a new trustmark. (That’s a lot of new.) Plus, we’re expanding a free version of the service to all of our customers. Learn more about all of these changes after the jump.