How to use reCaptcha on Modyo

Carlos Solís

Carlos Solís

In today's digital world, safeguarding websites against spam and malicious automated access is more crucial than ever. reCAPTCHA has become an essential tool in this effort, offering a simple yet powerful way to validate that the person filling out a form is indeed human. In this Modyo developer tip, we'll delve into what reCAPTCHA is, why its implementation is important for large organizations and financial entities, and how you can activate it on your Modyo platform.

What is reCAPTCHA?

reCAPTCHA is a free service from Google that helps protect websites against spam and abuse by verifying whether a user is human. It employs an advanced risk analysis system and adaptive CAPTCHAs to keep automated software out of sites while allowing access to real users.

Why is reCAPTCHA important?

Online security is a priority for any organization, but it's especially critical for large enterprises and financial entities. These institutions handle sensitive information and are constantly under the threat of cyber attacks. Implementing reCAPTCHA helps mitigate these risks, ensuring that only legitimate users can take actions within the systems.

For large organizations and financial entities, a successful attack can result in significant financial losses, damage to reputation, and loss of customer trust. reCAPTCHA acts as a barrier that makes it difficult for malicious actors to automate mass attacks, such as automated form filling and submission for fraud or spam distribution.

How to enable reCAPTCHA on Modyo?

Enabling reCAPTCHA on Modyo is a straightforward process; in this tutorial, you'll learn how to configure it for users in your realms.

By following these steps, you can significantly enhance the security of your platform, protecting it against bots and other forms of automated abuse.

Photo by Eric Krull on Unsplash

Other Developer Tips

Felipe Meyer

Felipe Meyer

Using Liquid on Modyo

Liquid is an open source template language created by Shopify and written in Ruby. At Modyo we use this language to add dynamic capabilities to our digital channels.

Carlos Solís

Carlos Solís

Strategies for reverting changes in production

Writing code is a complex task that, despite having quality control systems and peer reviews, always carries the risk of an error reaching production, learn the strategies to avoid these issues and clear methods to revert errors when they occur.

Carlos Solis

Carlos Solis

Get started with the Dynamic Framework

If you want to accelerate the development process of your web applications, Dynamic framework is an open-source option that can assist you in crafting experiences optimized for the financial sector.