What is SSL (Secure Socket Layer) ?
 
Article ID: 82
Created On: 17 Jun 2004
Author: Tech Support
Edited On: 29 Dec 2004
Edited By: Tech Support

SSL means Secure Socket Layer. It is a protocol that transmits your communications over the Internet in an encrypted form. SSL ensures that the information sent is unchanged and sends it only to the server you intended to send it to. E-Commerce
sites frequently use SSL technology to safeguard credit card information.