It is important for an eCommerce site to maintain up to date security for data provided by customers. This is required by customers, industry and PCI standards.
By enabling AbanteCart data encryption you can secure your customer's data from access. Information, such as customer addresses, emails, phone numbers, credit cards, etc. will be encrypted and not readable. The encryption key can be stored securely and prevent access to this data in event of hacking or database attack.