Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure
Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (short: HTTPS) is a communication protocol that enables the secure transmission of information in the World Wide Web (WWW) by means of transport encryption. It is based on Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP). Many search engines now technically penalise websites without HTTPS.Why this is interesting for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO)?
The Internet is one of the most important foundations of the Digital Revolution. That is why knowledge is elementary for a Chief Digital Officer (CDO).
See also (glossary Internet):
- Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP)
- File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
- Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)
- Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP)
- Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)
- Internet Assigned Numbers Authority (IANA)
- Internet Protocol (IP)
- Transmission Control Protocol (TCP)
- Uniform Resource Locator (URL)
- World Wide Web (WWW)