"osCommerce is a powerful and open source e-commerce storefront
system, that's not without a few shortcomings. We pointed out a few
of them in our review here a little while back. We also pointed out
that one of its great strengths was its extensibility, which is
manifested in many user-contributed modules as well as spin-offs.
Two such spin-offs of osCommerce are Zen Cart and CRE Loaded--both
of which are based on osCommerce and both of which enhance it in a
number of ways.
"One of the most disturbing items that I found when originally
evaluating osCommerce was its lack of a proper security setup for