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JotForm is a free online form builder which helps you create online forms without writing a single line of code. No sign-up required.

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    Is there a way to make forms secure?

    Asked by Crowdsource on April 27, 2015 at 02:20 PM

    We have people submitting forms with their SSN's. Are the forms secure or is there a way to add a level of security?

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by Mike_G on April 27, 2015 at 03:24 PM

    Hi, Crowdsource, 

    Good day!

    You have nothing to worry about when it comes to your security with JotForm. Over the past 9 years, JotForm had not lost any customer data ever by taking security seriously as it should be.

    - Our servers are protected by private networks and constantly updated and patched.

    - Our system administrators have a collective 40+ years of industry experience.

    - Our Development Team, especially, are encouraged to follow best security practices.

    - All data transfer are made of 256-bit SSL secure connection.

    - Our servers are located in an SSAE16 Audited facilities.

    I hope this makes an assurance for you to be comfortably secure using JotForm's online resources. 

    Thank you! 


    Kind regards, 





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    Answered by nilaregistrar on June 03, 2015 at 02:40 PM

    thanks - I was wondering why it does not say https on the address bar?  That would inspire more confidence.

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    JotForm Support

    Answered by david on June 03, 2015 at 03:14 PM

    You can embed your form using the secure embed code:


    Or you can provide your users with the secure link to your form.  Here is the regular link:


    And this would be the secure link to the same form:


    Using the https://secure.jotform link to your form will use SSL based transmission of your data.

    If you have any further questions, let us know and we will be happy to help.