Monthly Archives: January 2013

HTTPS and the TLS handshake protocol.

In the previous post I talked about how web browsers connect to the server and how a negotiation is initialized between server and client to establish a secure connection when the HTTPS protocol is used.

In this post I wil explain the SSL/TLS protocol and how a client (computer, smartphone, tablet, terminal, etc) and server can encrypt the data sent and received by an HTTPS connection.
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