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What is HTTPS? - What does HTTPS Stand For?

By May 13, 2006

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If you've ever seen an "https" in the URL address of a website, you might have wondered what it stands for. Read my article titled What is HTTPSand find out what it's all about (hint: it's definitely to your advantage!).
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October 13, 2008 at 3:03 pm
(1) jasmin says:

i need to know wot it means !!!!!!!!! its for homework

October 15, 2008 at 6:03 pm
(2) Don Kennedy says:

HTTPS or https stand for..hyper text transfer protocol secured

October 15, 2008 at 6:05 pm
(3) Don Kennedy says:

HTTPS or https stands for.. hyper text transfer protocol secured

October 15, 2008 at 6:10 pm
(4) Don Kennedy says:

the short definition is above and use in the field mostly but the technical/full definition is: http=hyper text transfer protocol and is not secure however, https=hyper text transfer protocol secure sockets and of course meaning the url is supposed to be hack proof basically

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