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Sun Sample Question on SSL

 
Ajit Kumar
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The answers to the question
two features of HTTPS
are given as
- It is secure
- It is connection-based.
is the second option correct?
any comments
thanks
 
ruilin yang
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HTTP is connectionless.
I think it is not secure, too.
HTTPS is secure.
Ruilin
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[This message has been edited by ruilin yang (edited August 16, 2001).]
 
Humberto Bello
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HTTPS work over SSL Sockets, SSL layer it's over TCP/Sockets which is connection oriented, so HTTPS is an application layer protocol based on a connection oriented transport layer protocol.
 
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