The upsurge and continued use of the Internet as a medium for doing business has moved risk management into a variety of hybrid models that represent an abridging of IT (Information Technology) and business interest in security. In this paper an assessment of security is made from the perspective of customer perception, and the view is taken that customer trust in online transacting comes from a range of cues that includes perception of a secure environment. A brief introduction is given to a problem-solving framework being used to find solutions for network security in the eBusiness paradigm.