SSL/TLS
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00:03:40
6th November 2017

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Protocols
00:08:23
Description:

For the final lesson, we will look over the general concepts of how HTTP connections can be protected from potential snoopers or hackers. By the end of this lesson you will be able to:

  • Describe what SSL is
  • Describe how HTTP and SSL are combined
  • Describe how HTTPS works

Why watch?

  • Learning about SSL/TLS can help identify new risks, create new test ideas and debug both frontend and backend issues for bug reports and discussions with developers
  • You will be introduced to key risks around hacking and security breaches that affects many companies