Website owners must provide a clear statement their website expressing care about security and are receptive to receiving security reports. Displaying the badge shows all visitors that the website has passed our security checks and that the business cares about applying good security practices. This declaration must meet the following criteria:
This communication can be in the form of the following (but not limited to):
What should be in the statement
The statement should express at least the following items to help users understand what is being done to protect them while using the website:
Before creating a Statement of Care
After creating a Statement of Care
- Ensure it is easy to find on the website and does not give the perception of being hidden.
- Ensure it is understood by the staff member (s) who would act on any security issues.
- Ensure it is error-free.