This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
HTTPs is HTTP over SSL/TLS i,e HTTP Traffic is encapsulated by the SSL/TLS protocol. SSL Protocol relies on
asymmetric cryptography to generate the protocol artifact namely the digital certificate. Which is used for server
authentication and also it contains the public key to be used for secure communication.