Secure shopping: eCommerce cybersecurity solutions

In the online shopping world, trust is key. As a business owner, ensuring your digital store is safe isn’t just good practice—it’s essential for keeping your customers happy and your business thriving. The goal is making sure your customers can shop without worry, protecting them and your business every step of the way.

eCommerce cybersecurity solutions


What is eCommerce cybersecurity?

It’s all about enhancing the security of your online store's administrative environment and enabling efficient operations. By utilizing IP allowlisting, we ensure that only authorized personnel can make changes to your ecommerce store, adding an essential layer of security.

Additionally, our business VPN solution supports testing and quality assurance efforts, allowing your team to verify localized content, product listings, prices, and language accuracy across different regions. 

It's important to note that the direct security of customer interactions on your web store falls under the purview of your ecommerce platform provider, such as WordPress or Shopify.

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Why is cybersecurity crucial for your eCommerce business?

In an era where cyber attacks are becoming more frequent and more sophisticated, no online store can afford to overlook the importance of protecting sensitive data. A single data security breach can lead to significant financial losses and irreparable damage to a brand’s reputation.

For eCommerce businesses, strong cyber security measures ensure that customer data is protected, transactions are secure, and the business is shielded from the potentially devastating impacts of cyber threats. Simply put, robust cybersecurity is not just a defense mechanism; it's a fundamental aspect of customer service and business integrity in the digital marketplace.

Increase resilience against cyber attacks

Increase resilience against cyber attacks

By focusing on securing the entire network, not just the storefront, NordLayer significantly boosts your business defense mechanisms. This holistic approach ensures that all entry points cyber attackers might exploit are fortified, providing a robust shield against potential breaches.

Prevent financial loss

Prevent financial loss

The financial repercussions of cyber attacks and data leaks can be devastating. Effective cybersecurity measures in eCommerce help prevent these costly incidents, protecting your bottom line and ensuring that your operations continue smoothly without the setback of financial losses.

Achieve regulatory compliance

Achieve regulatory compliance

Adhering to cybersecurity standards isn't just about protection; it's also about compliance. eCommerce businesses are often required to meet specific regulations that dictate how customer data should be handled. Implementing strong cybersecurity practices ensures that your business stays on the right side of these laws, avoiding fines and legal complications.

Gain customer trust

Gain customer trust

In the competitive world of eCommerce, customer trust is everything. Businesses that demonstrate a commitment to security, such as those with compliance certificates and transparent security practices, win the trust of shoppers. Customers are more likely to purchase from and return to sites that they believe are safe and secure.


The biggest threats eCommerce businesses face

Malware encompasses various types of malicious software, such as viruses and Trojans, designed to infiltrate and damage systems. It can compromise customer data, disrupt operations, and pose significant security risks to both the business and its customers.


Overcoming cybersecurity challenges in eCommerce

eCommerce businesses face a unique set of security risks and challenges, from protecting sensitive customer data to ensuring transactions are safe and reliable. Navigating these obstacles is crucial for maintaining customer trust and operational integrity.

Protection against unauthorized access

Protection against unauthorized access

Cyber criminals are always on the lookout to damage your servers, tools, and databases. Vigilance is key to safeguarding your business’s digital entry points and ensuring that your data—and your customers' data—remains secure.

Safe web navigation for your team

Safe web navigation for your team

From researching suppliers to tracking shipments, your employees' online activities can open doors to malicious sites seeking to steal credentials or install malware. Our cybersecurity solutions actively protect your team from these hidden threats, enabling them to browse and work securely.

Ensuring compliance across borders

Ensuring compliance across borders

With varying data privacy laws like GDPR in Europe, it's easy for eCommerce businesses to inadvertently step over legal lines. Our location-based testing tools ensure that your e-shop adheres to regional data protection standards, enhancing your compliance posture and bolstering customer trust.

Localization meets security

Localization meets security

eCommerce thrives on tailoring content to different regions, a task that's simpler digitally than physically. Yet, ensuring the correct descriptions, products, prices, and advertisements appear in each locale is paramount. Our Business VPN facilitates this localization process, providing the tools you need to manage and verify content securely across the globe.


How NordLayer helps protect your eCommerce business

At NordLayer, we understand the unique cybersecurity needs of eCommerce businesses. Our solutions are designed to provide comprehensive protection, ensuring that your operations, customer data, and reputation are safeguarded against the evolving landscape of cyber threats.

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Secure remote access

Grant your team secure, remote access to essential tools and servers, enhancing productivity without compromising security. Our robust encryption protocols ensure that sensitive data in transit remains protected, regardless of your team's location.

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Geo-specific testing with 30+ gateways

Verify your eShop's content accuracy and consistency across different regions. Our network of over 30 shared gateways enables precise control and testing of localized content, ensuring your customers enjoy a tailored and secure shopping experience.

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Malicious website prevention

Protect your employees from the risks of malicious websites. Our comprehensive DNS filtering and threat prevention blocks access to dangerous sites, keeping your team safe and your operations uninterrupted.

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Comply with security standards

Boost your eCommerce site's trustworthiness by adhering to major cybersecurity standards. Compliance not only gives you an edge in a competitive market but also assures customers of their safety when sharing sensitive information on your website.

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Reduced risk of data breaches

Minimize the threat of data breaches with advanced protection for your work tools and spaces. By implementing network access control and IP allowlisting, we ensure the protection of your online store's management environment, keeping your operations smooth and secure.

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Take the next step for the future of your business

Every eCommerce business has its own set of challenges and needs when it comes to cybersecurity. That's why we're here to offer you customized solutions––forget one-size-fits-all security; let's build a plan that's as unique as your eCommerce business.