Protocols for Secure Electronic Commerce, Third Edition presents a compendium of protocols for securing electronic commerce, or e-commerce, in consumer- and business-to-business applications. Attending to a variety of electronic payment systems currently in use around the globe, this edition:

  • Updates all chapters to reflect the latest technical advances and developments in areas such as mobile commerce
  • Adds a new chapter on Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies that did not exist at the time of the previous edition's publication
  • Increases the coverage of PayPal in accordance with PayPal’s amplified role for consumers and businesses
  • Expands the discussion of bank cards, dedicating a full chapter to magnetic stripe cards and a full chapter to chip-and-PIN technology

Protocols for Secure Electronic Commerce, Third Edition offers a state-of-the-art overview of best practices for the security of e-commerce, complete with end-of-chapter review questions and an extensive bibliography of specialized references. A Solutions Manual and PowerPoint slides are available with qualifying course adoption.

chapter 1|20 pages

Overview of Electronic Commerce

chapter |40 pages

Money and Payment Systems

chapter |60 pages

Algorithms and Architectures for Security

chapter |40 pages

Business-to-Business Commerce

chapter |14 pages

Wireless Transport Layer Security

chapter |24 pages

The SET Protocol

chapter |20 pages

Payments with Magnetic Stripe Cards

chapter |23 pages

Mobile Payments

chapter |29 pages


chapter |9 pages


chapter |10 pages

Digital Money

chapter |36 pages

Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

chapter |10 pages

Dematerialized Checks

chapter |12 pages

Electronic Commerce in Society