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 Apache and SSL

On Lamp tells us about Apache and SSL.

"Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), developed by Netscape Communications, and Transport Layer Security (TLS), the open-standard replacement for SSL from the Internet Engineering Task Force, are the two protocols that add encryption and authentication to TCP/IP. This article summarizes the basic concepts of how the two protocols work and how Apache implements these protocols so that one can transmit information securely over HTTP."

 (Submitted by Noel Mon Apr 22, 2002 )


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