Infographic: Online payment security

This infographic provides a snapshot of consumer worries about shopping online.

Nothing beats the convenience of shopping online — and it's increasingly popular even as consumers consider the risks of providing sensitive information that might get compromised. Of course, as many of us know from past experience, you can just as easily be a victim of credit card fraud even if you don't get near a computer. What are the biggest concerns and how would people like to pay online? The infographic below, courtesy of ZoneAlarm, shows a snapshot of consumers' attitudes toward online payment security and offers some basic guidelines that they should follow.

By Selena Frye

Selena has been at TechRepublic since 2002. She is currently a Senior Editor with a background in technical writing, editing, and research. She edits Data Center, Linux and Open Source, Apple in the Enterprise, The Enterprise Cloud, Web Designer, and...