Is Jotform Payment tools encrypted / SSL?

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    Asked on October 15, 2014 at 10:00 AM
    1. that Jotform Payment tools are encrypted / SSL?
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    Answered on October 15, 2014 at 10:37 AM


    I suggest you also review this user guide The article described how to have SSL encrypted jotform.

    If you do not use SSL encryption in your jotform, then the whole form (including the payment tool on it) is NOT SSL encrypted.

    BUT since the payment tool is integrated to 3rd party payment gateway, upon submission of the non-SSL jotofrm, the redirection to the payment gateway (i.e. Paypal) will now become SSL encrypted(https). You will noticed this in the payment screen which usually is the redirection destination. You will see that the payment screen will now be using https in its URL.

    Hope this clarify the matter. Please inform us if you need further assistance.




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    Answered on October 15, 2014 at 07:51 PM
    Thank you.
    I had found yesterday the tick box to secure a form. That is now active on
    my form & website.
    I understand that the paypal option redirects you to a secure site. My
    concern was with the paypal pro credit card option, the details are entered
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    Answered on October 15, 2014 at 08:58 PM

    Paypal Pro uses the same API from Paypal. But Yes, we recommend using SSL to your form when integrating to payment tools with credit card fields or that is asking for credit card fields, like Paypal Pro or Stripe or

    Thank you!