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encrypt whole database

@tmtn4sr shared this idea 1 year ago
Declined

It would be much safer if the whole WHMCS database was encrypted, especially if you store it on a host that is not your own. But even your own servers can be infiltrated, so a wholly encrypted database would be the best solution. Perhaps even with two factors?

After all, our livelihoods are stored in this database.

Thank you for considering this proposal!

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This is a great idea, but they key would end up being on the same server making it sort of pointless. Two factor encyption authentication or something would need to be used.

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This is a must have nowadays with the GDPR in force. Only password encryption is not ENOUGH. User data shouldn't be plain text, period!

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This is not a requirement of GDPR. Nor is it technically feasible. As a result we are declining this request.

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Ok Ok, you are right that it is indeed no requirement, but your customers, including me take the responsibility what happens if there is a data breach. And your task is to serve your customers... Not technically feasible? Why not? Your are doing the same thing already with passwords.