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Web servers use digital certificates to establish a  
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Web servers use digital certificates to establish a connection between the server and the user's computer also called the client computer, that is secure against a variety of attacks by malicious actors with a variety of motives.
  
 
==Problems==
 
==Problems==

Revision as of 14:45, 5 November 2021

Wild Card Certificates

Wild Card Certificates allows servers with different URLs, but the same origin to use the same security certificates.

Context

Web servers use digital certificates to establish a connection between the server and the user's computer also called the client computer, that is secure against a variety of attacks by malicious actors with a variety of motives.

Problems

  • Mixed security sites allows both HTTP (unsecured) and HTTPS (secured) connections for a variety of good reasons including redirection of all traffic to a secured connection.

References