To answer what is secure socket layer and how it keeps websites secure it is important to understand the making of the Internet. The internet in turn is an abstract concept meaning the interconnected network of computers across the globe. Computers interact with each other to create services necessary for us.
To start off, you just need to know that there has to be a physical cable between two computers for interaction to happen between them.Continue reading “How does secure socket layer (SSL/TLS) work? Why do retail websites require https?”