We do not rent, sell, or share personal information about
you with other people or non-affiliated companies except
to provide products or services you've requested, or
when we have your permission
you get the full advantage of the security of Yahoo!

Yahoo! Shopping uses secure servers to protect your
personal information, including your name, address, and
credit card information. We use the Stronghold secure
server, currently the second-best selling secure server
software and, in our opinion, the best product
technically. It supports industry-standard 128-bit SSL
When you enter your credit card number into the order
(scrambled) form and not decoded until we receive it. For
added security, we also encrypt the credit card number
when it is stored on disk and when we forward it to the

Shopping online is considered fairly low-risk. According
to CNN, "The prevalent opinion... is that online credit
card use is actually no riskier for consumers than
traditional 'low-tech' transactions." You should feel as
safe as you would using a credit card in a store or
restaurant, if not more so.