View Full Version : How can I make a Mail Form secure?

11-04-2009, 01:11 AM
What I mean by secure is the user enters personal information into a web page Mail Form, they select "Submit" and the information travels securely to the web site database.

11-04-2009, 01:52 AM
HTTPS. Or, put another way, probably more money on your hosting bill to cover the SSL certificate.

11-04-2009, 02:40 AM
So, I'd need a SSL certificate for the Form, but it wouldn't be for the entire site? How does that work?

11-04-2009, 02:50 AM
It would be for the entire site.

Are you trying to secure sensitive info like CC numbers? Or something else?

11-04-2009, 02:56 PM
Thanks for your reply.
No CC numbers, I'm trying to secure bank account numbers and bank account routing numbers, etc.

11-04-2009, 03:15 PM
You should probably be ponying up the bucks for an SSL certificate. That kind of information over an open wire would be inviting trouble.

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