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what is SSL

SSL, short for Secure Sockets Layer, is 
commonly used on e-commerce sites and pages that 
require users to submit personal or credit card information.
ensurs that all data passed between the two parties remains private and secure
prevents hackers from stealing private information 
such as credit card numbers, bank information, names, and addresses
Posted by: Guest on November-21-2020

what is an SSL certificate

An SSL certificate is a type of digital certificate that 
provides authentication for a website and enables an encrypted connection. 
communicates to the client that the web service host 
demonstrated ownership of the domain to the certificate authority 
at the time of certificate issuance
Posted by: Guest on November-21-2020


SSL/TLS works by binding the identities of entities 
such as websites and companies to cryptographic key pairs 
via digital documents known as X.509 certificates. 
Each key pair consists of a private key and a public key. 
The private key is kept secure, 
and the public key can be widely distributed via a certificate.
Posted by: Guest on November-22-2020

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