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There are a lot of serious issues concerning running a secure web site and web site security in general. If you're wondering if your web site needs to be secure, or if your web site is as secure as it should be, the first step is to educate yourself about web site security. Consider the following:
* Your web site should have a secure component if you plan to collect customer data from a web form.
* Your web site must have a secure component if you plan to collect customer credit card numbers.
* You should have basic security measures in place on any web site to prevent unauthorized access to your web site.
* Your web hosting provider should be able to tell you what security measures it takes for every site as part of regular business procedures and what extra security measures you can purchase.