An Overview of Secure Sockets Layer
In recent years, there has been tremendous development in Internet. Right from retrieving information about any subject, the user can use Internet for many purposes. But when two parties like client and a server are communicating over the Internet, an attacker may interface the communication. Netscape came with 'SSL' i.e. Secure Socket Layer, to avoid this problem and to make the communication over the Internet secure. Today 'SSL' is widely used over the Internet for the secure communication.