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Here is a very relvant article about a survey conducted asking users about trust in trustmarks. They presented users with a variety of trust marks and they asked which one they trust most: Based on that and on other survey questions, they conclude: Trustmarks do matter. Only a handful are instantly recognizable. If your trustmarks aren't ...
I recently wrote up a little thesis on the OpenCart forum about these badges, specifically the Norton one. Firstly, a basic plan for "Safe Site" costs $299 a year and you wont find a feature list. http://www.symantec.com/trust-seal/ I asked a rep 6 times to show me the features, and he could not. So lets deduce the features are this: 1) You get a ...
This is a year old, but I saw it so I might as well try to answer it as there is no accepted answer (yet). The most common reason for this is caused by changing your database. For example, my host's database server was down for some time and when it was up again, I had to 'install' it again. In this case, this is expected behavior. If this is not the ...
There's no accepted answer, but it's over a year old, so I'm answering for the sake of academia. If you're checked the database structure, and you've replaced the core files, there's really only one answer that remains: your host. There is obviously some communication issues between Apache and MySQL (assuming this is what your host uses).
They can be worth it to help increase consumer trust. They are not a magical bandaid to guarantee sales though. No mark or security cert is going to help fix a poorly designed checkout or sales experience if that is what is causing you to lose sales though. The effectiveness of trust marks really does depend on the type of site and the particular trust ...
I'm working for a company that actually use it to make a "user detection". The phone number, and some other informations, are provided directly from the operators (telecom, orange, etc.), so there is no cookies or such things, there are simply a bunch of operators API to be called and they simply answer with the phone number, and some other informations. ...
It could access the special apps installed by the provider and get that information from it.(Just a guess!!, If your android has the provider customized OS with Apps of their own installed)
What really is happening which could happen again is that random computers are programmed to scan the entire internet looking for servers to do malicious acts to such as copying websites. While blocking IP's is a good idea at first, it can be bad later because legit people might be using the same IP as the attacker once used. The only thing I would ...
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