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Sun Sample Question on SSL

Ajit Kumar
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Joined: Jan 27, 2001
Posts: 81
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
ruilin yang
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Joined: Feb 25, 2001
Posts: 334
HTTP is connectionless.
I think it is not secure, too.
HTTPS is secure.
[This message has been edited by ruilin yang (edited August 16, 2001).]
Humberto Bello

Joined: Aug 16, 2001
Posts: 2
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.

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Sun Sample Question on SSL
It's not a secret anymore!