SSL, you must have come across this term if you have a website or if you are planning to get a website developed especially if you have an e-commerce website or a website where transactions or flow of important information is happening. But do you know what SSL is, why is it important for businesses & what are the benefits of using one? No, OK no problem. We are here with a detailed blog on SSL which will help you understand every aspect of a SSL.
SSL stands for “Secure Sockets Layer” & it acts as a layer of security between a customer’s web browser & the server of the company. It is very important to have a SSL certificate for website specially which deals with sensitive information such as customer name, mobile phone number, addresses, credit card details.
SSL Certificate is important for every website especially on the website where sensitive data like customer contact information & credit card details are flowing from user’s browser to your website server. This is important because when a user send certain information on your website using his/her browser till it reaches your server, it has to travel across various computers/third party apps in between which may try to get these important information.
In order to make sure that there is no such incident a SSL Certificate is integrated on the Server which encrypts the information so that only intended parties can read it. Below are points which makes the need of SSL very clear:-
We often hesitate to make payment or fill in information on a new website thinking of authenticity of website. But now you can assure whether a website is secure or not. There are various ways by which a user can identify whether a website is protected with a SSL Certificate:-
If you are planning to buy a SSL Certificate for your business or to get it integrated don’t worry. Get in touch with us and we will handle it all.