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bennyj710    0

I have just created an e-commerce site and is it required to encrypt SSL certificate to it. Are there any free options for it?

 

 

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Wim Decorte    446

Yes.  If you are taking any form of payment you have to encrypt the data that flows between the client's browser and your web server.

Even if you are not taking payments, people will appreciate knowing that their info is protected.

"Let's encrypt" provides free SSL certs.  But those are not supported for FileMaker deployments.  Is your e-commerce FM based?

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JDW    1

I use Let's Encrypt on my main website, and I have links to my FM Pro database which is separately hosted on MacUSA.net.  Since MacUSA supports HTTPS, it is a seamless SSL experience.

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