It is recommended to secure the data exchanged between the Web
server and the webstore visitor's browser. This can be done
partially (e.g. Checkout, Log in, Wish list) or for the entire
Partial HTTPS is used to secure the pages which send
sensitive data over the Internet.
Compared to full HTTPS the use of partial HTTPS saves
CPU and bandwidth usage.
Before configuring full or partial HTTPS you should
request the SSL certificate for the domain of the Sana
Commerce webstore at a certificate authority. In case of a
multistore solution and depending on your setup, you might need an
additional certificate for each webstore domain.
The information in this chapter covers the following areas: