Upon registration of your account, logiforms generates a unique public and private key pair. This key pair is used to encrypt data in your database when you set the encrypted property to true on any field in the form designer. Some fields, like the Credit Card Field are encrypted by default.
Keep your Key Safe!Only your unique private key can decrypt encrypted data. It is very important that you download and keep this key safe.
How to Download the Private Key
You will be prompted to download your private key after your second login. When the window below is shown, click the blue button to "Download & Save your Private Encryption Key Now". Save the private key file to a secure location on your hard drive or on a portable USB device.
You can enter you private key when:
- Viewing a form submission in the record details window
- When exporting encrypted data
- Via LogiDecrypt, our secure, encrypted email solution
For more information on how to apply encryption and decrypt data, please see our guide Applying Encryption to your Database.