SSL Certificate FAQs

SSL certificates is a great medium to solve issue of threat, spying, sniffing and phishing activities as it authenticates and protects ongoing information between two ends (user browser and web server). However, many newbies have little knowledge about SSL practices so keeping this in mind, we have listed FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) that are generally strike an individual's mind when he/she want to know about SSL certificate.

SSL (secure socket layer) is a protocol design to protect online information over the web. It is an encryption technology works on public key infrastructure (public and private key). SSLv3.0 was in practice but deprecated in 2015 due to vulnerability and TLS was introduced. Till now, TLS1.0, TLS1.1, TLS1.2 and TLS1.3 versions have been in practice. The current version is TLS1.3 which was published in 2018.