In our role as website support specialists for web hosts, we manage several website software and plugins. WooCommerce is the eCommerce plugin commonly used by WordPress site owners to do online business.
Online transactions involve confidential information of the customers, such as the credit card details. The payment gateways and the website should be protected using SSL certificates, to secure this data.
Without an SSL certificate, financial details are sent in plain text to the server and could be easily intercepted by the attackers. This can adversely hit your business. (more…)