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Security Best Practices


Check out the 7 best practices and security checklist for using MongoDB.

  • Applications must support the ability to connect to a running MongoDB deployment that utilizes SSL to encrypt data in-transit between the application and the database. Tools must provide users the ability to connect with or without an SSL certificate. Users should be able to supply a CA or self-signed certificate and connect to the MongoDB deployment. For more information, refer to http://docs.mongodb.org/manual/tutorial/configure-ssl/.