Title: Application of information technology to e-commerce

Authors: Nasser Binsaif

Addresses: Department of E-commerce, The College of Administrative and Financial Sciences, Saudi Electronic University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Abstract: Nations are accelerating about the application of technology to e-commerce because of its impact in all times, just as the use of computer applications in electronic shopping and others is one of the most important pillars of trade, especially in our time, e-commerce is the process of buying and selling services and goods over the internet. Generally, data or money is also transferred over the internet which is an electronic network. In an online business environment, all information is displayed and payment is also made online. The current situation and the digital world have embraced the e-commerce facility. This article discusses the potential behaviours of e-commerce in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This article analyses perspective and e-commerce in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Fraudulent activities can encountered during transaction and purchase. These difficulties are addressed through security policies and the technology is promoted through social activities in this article.

Keywords: e-commerce; internet; business; consumer; security policy; threat and social media.

DOI: 10.1504/IJCAT.2022.124950

International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology, 2022 Vol.68 No.3, pp.305 - 311

Received: 14 May 2021
Accepted: 07 Jun 2021

Published online: 18 Aug 2022 *

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