Ciphers Used with SSL in Different Cryptographic Algorithms for Internet Security

The SSL protocol supports the use of a variety of different cryptographic algorithms, or ciphers, for use in operations such as authenticating the server and client to each other, transmitting certificates, and establishing session keys.…

An Introduction to SSL on the World Wide Web Internet Security

Introduction to SSL This document introduces the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol. Originally developed by Netscape, SSL has been universally accepted on the World Wide Web for authenticated and encrypted communication between clients and servers.…

How SSL Public Key Cryptography Works for Internet Security

AN INTRODUCTION TO KEY CRYPTOGRAPHY This document explains how Netscape uses RSA public key cryptography for Internet security. Netscape’s implementation of the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol employs the techniques discussed in this document. RSA…