Security

HTTPS: Details, Getting One and Benefits!

HTTPS: Details, Getting One and Benefits!

Security
You would have seen that many sites have HTTPS. Ever wondered what this ‘S’ stands for? Well if you don’t the time is now. So what is HTTPS? It is a way to encrypt the information that is exchanged between the browser and the web server. It makes sure that a hacker is not able to steal the information that is being sent to the site like credit card information and the log-in.  Earlier only those sites who were taking important customer data going for HTTPS, but these days more and more sites are making a switch.  Secure connections have become a norm these days. How Do You Get One? When you for SSL certificate, you get a file which is added to the server to get an encrypted connection between the browser and the server. There are many different kinds of certificates mainly differ