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Is Salesforce SSL Encrypted?


Salesforce -- a customer relationship management, or CRM, business software that employs Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, encryption technology -- processes and stores sensitive information related to

Does the SSL Key Size Matter?


The trustworthiness of all secure Internet transactions, such as retail purchases and online banking, rests on a computers ability to keep those transactions private between you and the y

How to Pass Hidden Variables From Page to Page With SSL


The SSL language encrypts the data passed between your Web server and the user's browser. When you specify an SSL page in the form submission property, the Web server encrypts the data. You add a

How to Strip a Mod_Proxy & a SSL


On Apache servers, the mod_proxy module contains various configuration settings, including the proxy, gateway and cache, for a website. By default, the mod_proxy can include either transport layer

How to Decode SSL Stream


An acronym for Secure Sockets Layer, SSL is an encrypted protocol developed by Netscape for the transmission of private data over the Internet. The system prevents other users from viewing the

SSL Vs. SFTP


SSL is the Secure Socket Layer, which is an encryption system that protects web transactions. SFTP is the Secure Shell File Transfer Protocol. Secure Shell, or SSH is an encrypted transfer method for y

SSL Encryption & Algorithms

A valuable tool in keeping users on the Internet safe is encryption. Secure Sockets Layer is a cryptographic protocol used for encrypting connections across the Internet. SSL is often used by y

Alternatives to Wildcard SSL


When browsing the Internet, you may notice that some websites include a padlock next to the URL. This signifies that that website is secured by an SSL certificate, which is short for "Secure Socket y

SSL Algorithms
SSL is the acronym that stands for Secure Socket Layer, which is the primary method of securing Internet ecommerce transactions. SSL employs both asymmetric encryption and symmetric encryption to do y

SSL Encryption Algorithms


Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is the industry standard for securing e-commerce, securing millions of transactions daily on the Internet. This method of securing Internet commerce was developed by Netscape y

How to Set Your Google Page Rank to Private


Google PageRank -- abbreviated as Google PR or simply PR -- is one of a multitude of Web tools offered by the Web's largest search engine. Google PR tracks the popularity of a website based on how y

How to Install a User's Webmin Shell


Webmin is an Web control panel for Web administrators and owners, used for the configuration and automation of websites. Webmin has a series of preinstalled modules inbuilt that you can use on your

How to Customize a Purity Template


One of the advantages of building a website with Joomla is the ability to change the look of the site in a matter of seconds by changing the default template. Thousands of free and commercial

How to Enable Mod suPHP in cPanel


Mod suPHP is a module for Apache. It allows PHP code to run through users other than the root user. If the user has a separate, secure server, for instance, Mod suPHP would allow him to run the code

How to View PHP Information on Webmin


While some Web servers are managed locally on site for all changes, most are managed remotely at least some of the time. Webmin is a software suite commonly used for connecting to Unix-style systems

How to Move WordPress Tarski to Thesis


The Tarski theme for Wordpress is a basic starter theme ideal for customizing to set up a custom Wordpress site. This type of theme is sometimes known as a framework theme. Thesis, similarly, is a

How to Disable FTP SSLV2 Apache


If you are using the Apache FtpServer script to automate your file transfer protocol (FTP) server, then there are various configurations you can change to suit your specification. The standard default

How to Reset a Plesk Password Via SSH


If you have forgotten your Plesk password, then you will need to reset it manually. If you have secure shell, or SSH, access to your Web server, then you can login to the MySQL database and then

How to Enable SSH on the Plesk Virtuozzo


If you want to access your Web server site remotely using the command line, you can enable the secure shell (SSH) for login access. The secure shell access means you can also transfer data on your

What Is SSL Encryption (256 Bit)?


If you visit a website and notice an "https" before the Web address instead of the normal "http," that website is using SSL, or secure sockets layer, encryption to protect the data transferred via y

How to Remove Phoenix Exploit From Your WordPress Install


The Phoenix exploit in WordPress is a Trojan file installed on your blog by malicious hackers. The hackers create administrator users on your blog, as well as inserting code, which forces a Trojan

How to Configure DIY Themes


The Thesis theme for Wordpress by DIY Themes allows users to create a layout for their website or blog without having any prior HTML or CSS coding knowledge. With an interface that appears in the

How to Change the Header in a FlexSqueeze Theme


FlexSqueeze is a premium WordPress theme that is designed to be useful for Internet marketers. The theme has built-in sales page designs to make creating sales pages simple. FlexSqueeze also features

How to Customize a Theme Footer


Themes are used in content management systems (CMS) such as Drupal, WordPress and Joomla to change the feel and look of a website. The footer in a theme is the area that appears at the bottom of the y

How to Access Custom.css in Thesis Through WordPress Admin 1.6


Thesis is a custom WordPress theme that you can purchase and use on a variety of sites. If you are running WordPress 1.6, you can log into the administration menu and edit the custom.css file in the

How to Install Drupal on Webmin


Drupal is a content management system (CMS) that is used to organize files and media for websites. The Drupal CMS allows anyone to build Web portals or community websites, even if they don't know how

How to Test SSI Apache


Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certifications are a kind of cryptographic protocol used on Web servers such as Apache to provide secure, encrypted connections between the user and the Web server. SSL

Thesis 2.0 Theme Features


Thesis 2.0 is a powerful, lightweight and efficient WordPress theme framework that uses HTML, CSS and PHP. The Thesis theme allows users to control and fine tune every detail of their website. The

How to Enable an Apache2 Module


Apache 2 is a Web server for the Windows operating system. You can enable an Apache 2 module with the notepad editor which comes installed with your computer. This will allow you to use a PHP module

How to Ping a WebLogic URL


If there is a problem between your computer and a WebLogic-based host uniform resource locator (URL), then you can use the ping command to test the connection. Ping sends a call and response signal to

How to Remove an Atom or RSS in WordPress


News feeds can help keep visitors to your blog updated with your latest blog posts, and the WordPress blog platform includes Really Simple Syndication, or RSS, and Atom news feeds as a standard

How to Install Pure-FTP on Webmin


If you want to use a different file transfer protocol (FTP) module from the default one in Webmin, install Pure-FTP, which is another supported Webmin module. Webmin is a Web administration panel that

How to Increase SquirrelMail Attachments


SquirrelMail is an email client provided by cPanel, the user interface furnished by many Web hosts. SquirrelMail offers basic Web-based email functions. The attachment size for emails is set by the y

How to Connect SSH in Plesk


If you want to connect to your Plesk account using the secure shell (SSH), you must first enable the Terminal. SSH is an encrypted way of connecting to a remote host or destination such as a website.

How to Edit Php.ini With Webmin


Webmin is a web-based tool for configuring Linux operating systems, allowing you to carry out administrative tasks on a remote server through a simple interface. As well as allowing you to edit the y

How to Configure Your Home Page Address in Drupal


You may want to configure the home page address of a site built with the Drupal content management system using one of two methods. You can set a preferred URL -- one with "www" or one without -- or

How to Remove Encrypted Footer Links From WordPress Themes


Many WordPress themes have sponsored links added to the footer, advertising various sites and products. Sometimes you are instructed to leave these links intact, in which case as part of the license y

How to Adjust a Header in HTML

Headers can be a critical element for websites as they help site visitors locate a section or piece of information. Some pages have no headers but instead have a graphic or logo to serve as each y

How to Turn Off RSS Autodiscovery in an Address for WordPress


Most browsers support autodiscovery of RSS feeds. You may have noticed a small orange icon in the URL bar of your browser, or the browser may pop up a little message to let you know that the page you y

How to Use a Magazine Layout in a Thesis Theme


Draw readers into your blog with a magazine format that entices without giving too much away. Unlike the traditional blog format that shows visitors posts or excerpts of posts in order of publication, y

How to Enable Mod_Rewrite in cPanel


The mod_rewrite Apache module is one of a webmaster's most valuable tools, allowing her to manipulate URLs in countless ways. A mod_rewrite can be complex because of the many functions it offers. But y

How to Disable SSL for Webmin Miniserv


Webmin is an online administration tool used primarily on Linux servers. Webmin is Perl based, and runs its own Web server named "miniserv" on port 10000, although you can change the port number in y

How to Unblock the Port 2078 in Norton Internet Security


Norton Internet Security includes an antivirus program and a firewall, among other security components. By default, the firewall blocks most connection attempts, but you can unblock a specific port in

How to Add Meta Tags in WordPress


Meta tags are bits of information, such as a description or key words, that are associated with the content in the pages on your website. This information is used by search engines to rank a Web page

How to Remove the Top Bar in a WordPress Theme


Many WordPress themes have a similar format -- a header at the top, containing the site's logo and some navigational links, and the main content area and sidebar below it. To make your WordPress site y

How to Confirm SSL


Due to the free-wheeling nature of the Internet, there are many unscrupulous websites out there that are fraudulent or insecure. Some of these sites may be completely legit but lack security; y

How to Edit the Admin Header.php in WordPress


WordPress allows for highly customizable sites through the use of its Theme Editor. One particularly important file in the WordPress theme is header.php. This file contains meta data, title tags and y

How to Make Sure Cryptography Is Enabled in Internet Explorer 7


By default, Web browsers such as Internet Explorer 7 use two different cryptography protocols for keeping information safe when it is transmitted over a secure connection. These protocols are y

How Do I Change a Header Link on Joomla?


Joomla is a content management system that creates a back-end interface used to change the content and look of your site. Joomla is programmed in PHP and stores all of its data in MySQL y

How to Turn Off URL Rewriting in IIS7


Internet Information Services 7 (IIS7) provides you with Web hosting ability. You can host all your private or business websites on the server computer. URL rewriting changes dynamic URL text to a

How to Get Thesis Onto WordPress


The Thesis WordPress theme is more of a framework than a theme, designed to be a flexible system used for many different styles of WordPress websites. The Thesis theme is installed like other

How to Redirect 301 in Drupal


The 301 redirect HTTP header is a response sent from the server to tell the Web browser that the requested page has been moved permanently. When the browser receives the header, it redirects itself to y

What Are SSL & TLS Protocols?


One of the greatest challenges in conducting commerce over the Internet is that, as it was originally designed, it is a completely insecure network. The SSL protocol was developed in 1994 by Netscape y

How to Set Up a Path Redirect Module in Drupal


The Path Redirect module for Drupal lets you set custom redirects for specific URLs, such as those for pages or articles. This is helpful if you want to replace an older piece of content with a newer

How to Access Custom.Css in Thesis Through WordPress Admin


Thesis is a WordPress framework theme developed by DIYthemes. It's designed for Web developers who want to build custom WordPress themes or sites for clients, or for webmasters who want to design a

How to Eliminate Header Text in WordPress


WordPress is a popular blogging platform. The software's simple setup and customization options make it an attractive site for novice and professional bloggers alike. With templates, you can customize y

The Best Thesis Customizations


There are countless customizations available for a WordPress blog with the Thesis theme. The best customizations for blog design are those that are both easy to execute and provide a significant y

How to Apply for SSL for Your Site


SSL is an Internet networking acronym that stands for Secure Sockets Layer. It facilitates an encrypted and more secure connection among between users' computers and servers they connect to. To be

How to Change Your Atahualpa Header


The Atahualpa theme is a custom skin used to change the look and behavior of your WordPress blog. The Atahualpa theme contains page templates that are combined with dynamic content pulled from a MySQL

How to Install & Use Thesis for WordPress


Thesis is a popular WordPress theme sold by DIYThemes that provides customizable layout and design options, including fonts, colors, columns, headers, rotating pictures, and other options. Thesis also

How to Upgrade Thesis 1.6


Thesis for WordPress is a premium theme designed by Chris Pearson, and available from DIY Themes. It focuses on being user-friendly by not requiring extensive coding knowledge to make customizations

How Do I Update Thesis?


The Thesis Theme program is an extension of the WordPress program that helps simplify website creation and editing. With the latest version of Thesis 1.8, any user can download/upload pictures, y

How to Remove Meta Links in WordPress Blogs


WordPress is a popular, free blogging platform. The default installation includes a number of useful features for beginners. Unfortunately, it also includes a few features that can quickly become y

How to Upgrade Thesis Themes


The Thesis theme framework, which is sold by DIY Themes as a premium theme for WordPress, is updated regularly as changes are made to the versions of WordPress, the web-logging tool. Once you buy

How to Change Meta Tags in WordPress


Meta tags are HTML elements used in websites to provide metadata about each particular page. Meta tags are made up of four attributes -- content, http-equiv, name and scheme. They can be used for y

How to Get Rid of Wireshark


Wireshark is a network analyzer designed for the Windows 7 operating system. If you are going to upgrade your network analyzer or change the program altogether, you will need to get rid of the

How to Install SSH on Plesk


When using Plesk as your web-panel administration application, many utilities or client-side applications will not be installed or activated by default. If you want to grant more secure access via the

How to Change an Atahualpa Footer


Atahualpa is a free WordPress theme. Atahualpa gives users the ability to change virtually every aspect of their blog layout, creating individual and customized blog designs. Atahualpa can easily be

What Does the URL "HTTPS" Mean?


URL stands for Uniform Resource Locator. The simplest explanation of this term is that it is everything appearing on the address bar of a web browser. The URL starts with y

How to Undo About Config Modifications on Firefox

Mozilla Firefox is a Web browser that allows users to surf the Internet. Like many other browsers on the market, Firefox allows users to edit the browser's user preferences. One way that Firefox does y

How to Uninstall IIS7 on Windows 7


IIS7 is an edition of Internet Information Services, a Web server created for Windows by Microsoft to serve documents and applications over the Internet and other networks. IIS7 for Windows 7 is part

How to Configure Thunderbird for SSL


In the past, traditional POP, IMAP and SMTP email servers have used "cleartext" authentication, in which a user's account name and password are transmitted over the Internet in plain text that can be

How to Remove the Footer in Atahualpa


Atahualpa is a free WordPress theme. It is a very customizable theme with more than 200 options. However, the Atahualpa theme footer contains text that states that the website you have the theme

How to Disallow URLs in .htaccess


Disallowing traffic from specific URLs to your website might be necessary for a number of reasons. For instance, you might not want traffic from a specific search engine or a particular URL that spams y

How to Remove an Encrypted WordPress Footer


There are a vast amount of free and commercial themes available for WordPress. These themes might have links back to the developer in the footer. Another common practice is encrypting portions or all

How to Change FTP With Webmin


If you want to customize your file transfer protocol (FTP) server, then you will need to log into the administrative end of the server. Webmin is a web server administration panel that controls the

How to Unblock Port 80 in Windows XP


If you have tried to install the Windows XP Service Pack or any other analysis service packs, you may have discovered that Port 80 is blocking your installation from completion. This is a firewall y

How to Edit Templates in Joomla


A Joomla template controls the overall layout and style of the website. You can log into Joomla administration from anywhere that has an Internet connection and edit your templates. Joomla comes

How to Setup the Rules for Forwarding Email With Plesk


Plesk is a commercial Web hosting automation software developed and marketed by Parallels, Inc. The Parallels Plesk Panel allows you to set up new websites, reseller accounts, e-mail accounts and DNS

How to Remove Meta Tags in Thesis for WordPress


Thesis is a commercial theme built for WordPress by DIYthemes.Thesis retails for between $87 and $164 (as of April 2011). It offers a large number of customization options which can be utilized from

Internet Shopping Cart Options


The Internet has allowed merchants to sell to the world. Whether you run a traditional brick-and-mortar store and are looking to expand into the online space or you are a one-person shop with a spare y

How to Turn Off Integrated Authentication Security in IIS7


Microsoft Internet Information Services 7 server uses its Windows authentication module to identify users on a Windows network. The integrated Windows authentication is a secure form of authentication y

How to Show the Linux Processes on Webmin


Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool for Linux or Unix operating systems. Webmin lets you perform editing of configuration files, create web users accounts, set up Web servers and manage y

How to Allow Port 2078 SSL on Microsoft Vista Firewall


Opening a port in the Windows Firewall allows your computer to send and receive data through that port. By default, Windows Firewall, a feature of Windows Vista, closes all non-essential ports on your

How SSL Encryption Works


Encryption processes are vital for Internet security. They prevent hackers and thieves from listening in on financial transactions, and other parties from spying on your secure communications. If it

What Is HTTP SSL?


The "HTTP" acronym stands for "Hypertext Transfer Protocol." This is the system that manages the transfer of Web pages over the Internet. The "SSL" acronym is the "Secure Socket Layer." This is a y

How to Check the Security of a Website


The Internet can be a dangerous place. According to Internet World Statistics, nearly two billion people in the world use the Internet as of April 2011. With so many people accessing the World Wide y

How to Remove the Author in a Joomla! Template


The Joomla! Content Management System comes with several preinstalled templates. Other templates are available for free download, while some developers might choose to buy a "premium template" from a y

How to Modify the Joomla Template Preview


The template preview image provides a valuable visual reference for Joomla developers when managing their templates. The preview image appears in the Template Manager of the Joomla admin interface. In y

How to Edit a Joomla Header Template

Joomla uses templates to create the design of a website. You can either design your own template or download one from some of the many websites that sell templates. Many are available for free, or you y

How to Protect Port 443


Network port 443 is typically used for secure data transmissions -- also known as Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, or HTTPS -- to and from a web server. URLs that begin with "https://" are using y

How to Set Up SSL for WordPress Administration


Security is a big issue for any website--whether your site is a simple blog or a large, content-laden site. One way to add additional security to a WordPress site is to use SSL or Secure Socket Layer

How to Add a Text Line in a Header for a Joomla! Template


The Joomla content management system comes with several built-in templates. Many others are available for free download. Some templates automatically display the name and tagline of your website, and

Tips for Understanding SSL


The main thing about understanding SSL (Secure Socket Layer) is that it's all about establishing trust. SSL plays a major role for online transactions; thus it is important that it is made as secure

How to Do a Domain Redirect in the Files


When your website has been moved or updated with a new name, you need a way to redirect visitors to the new location. This can be done with a 301 permanent redirect. To do this, you require a specific

Tips for Secure Store Shopping


Growth of the Internet has led to an astounding number of online stores. With just a click of the mouse you can shop for almost anything that you wish to buy without leaving your house. However, y

How to Locate Joomla Module Positions


The Joomla template system allows you to change a website's design without affecting its content. Modules are elements of a Joomla webpage, such as menus, banners or slideshows. You can choose the

How to Redirect Pages in Drupal


Redirecting pages in Drupal can be achieved using a few different methods, but one option in particular provides you with full control of the redirection process and code. Drupal, the successful

How to Unblock Port 2078 (SSL) in Windows Vista Firewalls


The Windows Vista firewall is built into the operating system and is designed to help keep unwanted communications from occurring between your computer and the Internet at large. If you want to allow

How to Turn Mod_Security Off


If your domain is presenting a "Error 412: precondition failed" error, it is probably the result of something, such as a spam bot, triggering the mod_security setting. This setting is generally used y

How to Get Wireshark Off Your Computer


If you're involved with your company's network security department, or you're a security software developer or educator, you may be familiar with Wireshark. This is a free, open-source network y

How to Install Pro FTP From Webmin


You can use Webmin to control and configure the administrative side of your Web server. One of the available modules for Webmin is the Pro FTP Server (PROFTPD Server), which allows you to set up an

Types of SSL
The Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is a network security protocol that allows servers and clients to communicate with one another over an encrypted session. Internet users most commonly see SSL when y

How to Retrieve an SSL Certification


SSL, or Secure Sockets Layer, is the most commonly used encryption technology on the Internet. With SSL encryption in place on a web page, users can safely enter sensitive information such as credit

Ports Used by SSL


Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is the Internet technology which secures sensitive transactions online, such as banking or credit card transactions. SSL Certificates are used with encryption to secure y

How to Use SSL With Tomcat


With Secure Sockets Layer being the most common integrated secure Internet communication and Tomcat being the most widely used Web application server as of 2011, integrating SSL to work with Tomcat y

Comodo SSL Instructions


A Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate provides an extra layer of protection for you whenever you are browsing the Web, ensuring that when you are transferring private data, such as a credit card y

How Can I Get Around an Open SSL?


Open Secure Sockets Layer (OpenSSL) is a software toolkit designed to use both SSL and Transport Layer Security (TLS) by implementing the Internet's ability to help others talk, plan and document y

How to Configure the IIS for SSL


It is relatively easy to set up a certificate that encrypts and decrypts network traffic so you can enable Secure Socket Layer (SSL) in Internet Information Services (IIS). SSL is an HTTPS protocol

Openssl View Cert Information


Internet commerce is increasing at a rapid rate, and the need for security continues to be of concern to all who buy and sell in cyberspace. OpenSSL, from the OpenSSL Project, provides a range of

How to Create a Secure Shopping Cart


Security is a concern for nearly everyone online. This is especially true when dealing with eCommerce in the form of shopping carts. Shopping carts generally require the user to enter sensitive y

SSL Specifications
Secure socket layer, or SSL, is a set of standards that provides security for transmission between an online TCP/IP connection and an application. Created by Netscape, SSL specifications focuses on y

SSL Testing
For secure servers and websites, the secure socket layer (SSL) ensures data is protected from snoopers as data is transmitted from the user's Web browser to the intended server. The SSL and the y

How to Create Verified SSL Certificates


Secure sockets layer, SSL, is a form on digital authentication that encrypts data transmissions over the Internet. As a server administrator, you may want to enable SSL encryption on all machines that y

How to Open an SSL Port

Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a protocol that helps to secure user data when it is transmitted across the Internet. Common uses of the SSL protocol are when people shop or bank online. Users might y

How to Debug SSL


Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, is a well-known protocol that several organizations use to secure their Web properties. SSL encrypts communications, thus making it tough for intruders or hackers to gain

SSL Features
The Secure Sockets Layer protocol, commonly known as SSL, is used to deliver encrypted data securely over the Internet. The protocol uses a cryptographic system that uses both a public key and a y

SSL Change Cipher Spec Protocol


The SSL Change Cipher Spec Protocol is part of the Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL. A cipher is an encryption method, and the Change Cipher Spec defines the details of the encryption system to be used in y

How to Remove SSL Authentication


Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, authentication is a feature of Microsoft Windows Server's Internet Information Services, or IIS, software application. Sites in IIS can be configured to serve documents

What Is SSL Hints Netflame?


SSL Hints Netflame is a cookie. A cookie is a small program that downloads off of a website without you noticing it. The SSL part of the name shows that the program communicates over the Secure y

SSL Encoding
Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, is the authentication and encryption system that enforces security in Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure, or HTTPS. The authentication part of the standard employs a y

How to Setup a SSL Certificate to Work With Your Site Link


SSL, which stands for secured sockets layer, is a method of network security that encrypts data transmissions from a server. If you are running a website, you may want to consider implementing an SSL y

How to Install an SSL Certificate & Setup the Domain


Security is very important in the rapidly expanding and changing world of e-commerce. If consumers are afraid of being defrauded, then they will not make online purchases. To counter fraud and assure y

OWA Is Not Working With SSL


The Microsoft Exchange Server software, which manages email, contacts and calendars, includes a feature called Outlook Web Access, or OWA. OWA provides Exchange users with the ability to access their y

How to Configure the SSL on IIS6


Secured Sockets Layer (SSL) on Internet Information Server (IIS) is a form of protection for your website readers. You install an SSL certificate if your website collects sensitive data or if your

How to Create a Free Verified SSL Certificate


Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a security protocol that encrypts information sent over the Internet between a server computer and your Web browser. SSL prevents the viewing by hackers or third parties

How to Setup SSL for Exchange


Companies offering email to their employees can use an Exchange Server to allow such access. You may wish to ensure that employee's connections to your server are secure. Fortunately, you can request y

How to Use SSL With WSUS


WSUS stands for "Windows Server Update Services." WSUS offers you software/application update services in various Microsoft Windows operating systems. You may want to secure WSUS with an SSL (Secured

How to Compile the Apache2 SSL


The Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol is the basis for most of the secure e-commerce transactions on the Internet. By using end-to-end encryption between the client's web browser and the retailer's

How to Reset an SSL Status


Secure Sockets Layer SSL is a security protocol for exchanging sensitive information between a website and the computer. When customers make an online transaction, SSL is used to protect their y

How to Install an SSL Certificate on Plesk


SSL, or "Secure Sockets Layer," is used to encrypt traffic between a web server and a user's browser, stopping the data from being intercepted and read by a third party. To enable SSL, an SSL

How to Remove SSL From OWA


OWA stands for Outlook Web Access. OWA is a web-based email client that allows you to check your Exchangebased mails while you are away from your work computer. You can access OWA through a web

How to Remove SSL Exchange


With the Internet Information Services (IIS) Manager application you can manage the local settings for the Microsoft Exchange Server 2010 that's set up on your computer. For example, add or remove a

How to Add SSL Cert to IIS


Secure Socket Layer certificates are a way of securing communications that happen between a web server and a web browser. SSL certificates are cryptographic documents that enable a site to transmit

How to Remove a Secured SSL


The Windows Server 2008 operating system includes the IIS 7 tool, which allows administrators to use their PC servers as web hosting environments. In the latest version of IIS, you can easily y

How to Disable SSL 2.0


SSL 2.0 is a second generation version of the SSL certificates that are downloaded to your computer from secure Web pages. By default, your Internet browser will download all three versions (from 1.0

How to Enable Form Authentication in OWA


Outlook Web Access is a program that runs on a Windows Internet Information Services (IIS) computer. IIS is the Windows web host service. You run OWA on IIS and it connects directly to the Microsoft

How to Determine the Talker ID Code on an NMEA


The National Marine Electronics Association (NMEA) is a group that was founded by marine electronics dealers with the purpose of strengthening business associations. This association led to the

What Is the Benefit of Using SSL Over Remote Access?


SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is used as a security method involving certificates and keys being exchanged and verified between computers to ensure that information has not been tampered. SSL over remote

How to Implement SSL for WebLogic


WebLogic is a Java platform developed and distributed by Oracle. The software runs on your web server, so you can provide Java applications for Web visitors and other Web-based applications. You can

How to Load an SSL Key in Wireshark


If you have an SSL certificate and would like to decrypt traffic transmitted across your secured network to the application, you may do so in Wireshark by supplying the location of your private

Contact ID Protocols
Contact ID protocol is used in alarm systems where there are several alarm monitors. The protocol allows the information to be entered at any of the monitors and it is fed back to the central alarm

How to Enable SSL in the Project


Secured Sockets Layer (SSL) is encryption capabilities that protect your users' data. You enable SSL on your project computer so you can develop secure applications for your websites. You enable SSL

How to Allow SSL Offloading


According to Window Security, Secure Socket Layer (SSL) refers to a method used to encrypt data transferred over the Internet. It is used to provide safe transmission of credit card and other

What Is SSL Slate?


The term SSL Slate refers to the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) cache in Microsoft's Internet Explorer web browser. Clearing the SSL Slate can improve the browser's performance when connecting to some

How to Open LDAP SSL


OpenLDAP is an implementation of the Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) that runs on Linux, BSD and UNIX systems. OpenLDAP is used to retrieve information about an account and to provide

SSL Certificate Warranty Explained


A secure sockets layer (SSL) certificate warranty protects users who transmit personal information through a website they assume to be secure because it uses SSL technology. y

How to Restore the Files From Tape Through Webmin


Webmin is a highly extensible Web-based management tool for systems administrators. The software itself is divided into modules that can be added or removed for use in day-to-day server operation. The

How to Troubleshoot SSL


SSL stands for Secured Sockets Layer. It is a protocol for certificates that secure your communications over an Exchange server. SSL encrypts your sensitive or personal data, thus protecting it from

How to Host with SSL


The Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a secure method for transferring data on the Internet. When you upload via FTP, you can perform secure uploads over SSL. Likewise, you can access email using the SSL.

How to Fix OWA on a SBS 2003


Outlook Web Access (OWA) is not a separate component from Microsoft Exchange Server 2003 on Microsoft Small Business Server (SBS) 2003. This means you can't uninstall or reinstall OWA separately from y

How Do I Get a Cert From a Domain Controller?


Windows domain controller certificates are used by a Windows domain controller for authentication with client machines and other SSL-based transactions, including secure Web pages, email and smart

Juniper SSL Certification

Juniper Networks is a company that offers businesses network infrastructure products. Network Administrators can take certification exams offered by the company to prove their knowledge in the Secure y

How to Convert an SSL


Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), also known as Transport Layer Security (TLS), offers encryption for data communicated over networks at the transport layer and helps to prevent against viruses, malware and

How to Bypass SSL


SSL is a type of security certificate that the Internet Explorer web browser will download from time to time as you visit different websites. This certificate is a file that contains security

An SSL Authentication Tutorial


SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is used on Internet Explorer as a secure way to give out personal information on the Internet. SSL is generally used on websites like eBay and Amazon for people to give y

The Difference Between SSL & SET


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Python SSL Tutorial


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How to Replace SSL Cert


The SSL security certificate on your web server is only valid for a year, after which you must renew and replace the certificate. This ensures that you have the latest security set up on your web

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About a Shared SSL Server

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What Is SSL Offloading?


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How to Use SSL in News Rover


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How to Stop SSL


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SSL Tutorial
The Internet allows people to share information like never before. However, in the early days, the main network protocol, telnet, suffered from a huge security problem: it transmitted data over the y

SSL Encryption Technology


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How to Use an SSL Cert


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What Is an SSL State?


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How to Check an SSL Encryption


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How to Find SSL


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What Is SSL Mail?


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How to Change SSL Ports on OWA


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One of the hottest topics surrounding the Internet is security, and with fraudulent activity occurring and increasing on a daily basis, the emphasis on Web security is understandable. SSL, or Secure y

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How to Generate an SSL Key


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The secure sockets layer (SSL) is a commonly used security protocol on the Internet. This protocol offers a secure channel between network hosts and clients. The secured channel is ensured by

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Drawbacks of SSL
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What Is an SSL Account?


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How to Enable SSL & TLS Protocols


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Difference Between SSL & Https


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Information on SSL
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How to Implement SSL Security on a Yahoo! Website


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How to Enable SSL Ports


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How to Open a Firewall for SSL Authentication


The SSL protocol works by securing communications between a computer and the server it is talking to. SSL helps to ensure you are talking to the same server the certificate was issued for, makes your

How to Enable SSL Connections


The Secure Socket Layer, or SSL, protocols on your Web browser are security settings that allow your browser to establish secure connections with any SSL-enabled Website, such as those used by

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Disabling Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connections in Outlook Web Access (OWA) lets you turn off the security certificate associated with your Exchange server. OWA is a web-based email and calendar

How to Install Comodo SSL


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Configuring Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) connections for Microsoft Outlook Web Access (OWA) ensures that users connecting to your Exchange server via web browsers can send and receive information

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How to Enable SSL V3


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How to Integrate SSL With a Website


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How to Purchase an SSL


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How to Configure Drupal for SSL


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Examples of SSL Sockets


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How to Create an SSL Key


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How to Setup an SSL Tunnel


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SSL Proxy Information


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SSL certificates are an electronic method that your computer's Web browser uses to make sure sites that you transmit data over are secure. Many websites, such as online banking or online account

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Define SSL Encryption


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How Does SSL Work With TCP/IP?

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The Relationship Between SSL & TLS


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The Difference Between SSH & SSL


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What Is SSL Authentication?


Netscape Communications Corp. developed the Secure Sockets Layer protocol in 1994. Frequently shortened to SSL, the protocol is a widely accepted set of rules for securing information transmitted over

SSL 3 Protocol
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What Is SSL 2?
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How to Enable SSL IIS6


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The SSL 3.0 Protocol


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How to Install SSL 2.0


The Secure Socket Layer (SSL) feature used by most Web browsers provides a security layer designed to encrypt and secure information sent and received on specific Web pages. Typically seen on banking

How to Enable SSL in Joomla

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How to Disable SSL V2


"Secure Socket Layer" (SSL) 2.0 is an out-of-date version of SSL that is still included---as of August 2010---with Internet Explorer as a diagnostic and bug-fixing workaround due to some compatibility

How Do I Block SSL at School?


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How to Install SSL on Tomcat


Tomcat is an add-on module for the Apache web server that allows you to run Java code on your web server. If you want to use SSL certificates on your web server, you need to install the SSL

What Is SSL Tunneling?


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SSL Security Protocol


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What Is Verisign SSL?


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How to Configure the SSL for SquirrelMail

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How to Enable SSL on OWA


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What Is SSL 128?


Protecting your personal information is important, especially over the Internet. The Internet presents the problem of information eavesdropping. Encryption is a method that scrambles information to

How to Generate a CSR for SSL


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What Is SSL Mode?


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How to Enable SSL in LLS


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How to Clear SSL


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How to Configure Https SSL


Your Windows Web server provides you with the ability to install Secured Sockets Layer (SSL), which encrypts the data that transfers on the Internet. When you install SSL on your server, your y

What Is Private SSL?


Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is a protocol for sending encrypted data between a server and a client. Websites choosing to use SSL for securing data have the option to use Private SSL rather than Shared

How to Configure SSL on Apache


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How to Add an SSL Port


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History of SSL Encryption


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Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, originally developed by Netscape Communications, provides applicationindependent security and privacy over the Internet. SSL protocol is designed as a "stack"

How to Configure SSL


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How to Configure an SSL Port


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How to Change the SSL Port


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How to Stop SSL 2 Service


There are three different types of SSL certificates that are associated with webpages--SSL 1, SSL 2 and SSL 3. Each type offers a different layer of security for sites that you visit on a daily basis.

What Is SSL 2.0?


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How to Update SSL


SSL certificates are a type of security document that is downloaded to your Web browser from a website. Secure pages, like online banking pages or account pages that require you to enter personal

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The History of SSL


Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL, technology is one method for protecting Internet users from malicious groups or software. It is currently used in Web browsers, instant messaging programs, email clients

How to Configure SSL on Your Website With Apache


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How to Turn on SSL


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Disadvantages of SSL
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How to Configure a Tomcat 6 With SSL


Configuring your Apache Tomcat 6.0 software to work with SSL is an important process if you wish to securely access information on your network. SSL, or Secure Sockets Layer, refers to a secure

How to Configure Apache2 SSL


SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is a way of providing security over an Internet connection by using a public and private key pair. For a truly secure connection, a third party trusted Certificate

About SSL Technology


Secure sockets layer (SSL) is one of the most vital security technologies that ensure an encrypted line of communication between a Web server and a browser. It ensures that all data that is being

How to Proxy SSL


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How to Disable SSL


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How to Configure a Website With SSL & HTTPS


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How to Activate SSL on Apache

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How to Enable SSL on Ubuntu


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How to Check Your SSL


Some Internet websites need added security to keep unwanted eyes off certain Web pages. Banking websites, online payment services and websites requiring a legally binding signature will have security

How to Determine SSL Protocol Version


If you have ever visited a website that starts with "https" (instead of just "http"), then you have visited a site that uses a security protocol. SSL, or Secured Socket Layer, encrypts data so

How to Configure POP3 Clients for SSL


Secure Socket Layer (SSL) connections encrypt communications over the Internet by creating an encoded connection between your computer and the server receiving your information. Encrypted

Define SSL Acceleration


SSL stands for Secure Socket Layer and is a popular standard for securely transmitting private data, such as credit card numbers, over the Internet. Many companies who must process a large volume of

How to Enable SSL


Secure Sockets Layer, also known by the acronym SSL, enables secure connections on the Internet. When a web browser connects to a secure site with an SSL certificate, a tunnel is created between the

How to Enable SSL in Vista


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How to Determine the SSL Version in a Browser


Secure Socket Layer (SSL) is an encryption scheme that encrypts data between a user's browser and the server on which they are connected. The technology is used to protect user's data and avoid theft

How to Enable SSL Protocol


Running a website that processes financial information or retrieves personal data from visitors requires encryption between the user's browser and the website. This is accomplished by enabling a

How Does SSL Protect Against IP Spoofing?


Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a web security technology that allows users to communicate securely with web servers by encrypting the data that is sent to and from the web server they are accessing.

How to Host Secure SSL

Online transactions require a high level of security. Sensitive information can be stolen if the data that's transmitted is not secure. It's necessary to gain the trust of potential customers by y

The Advantages of SSL


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How to Setup SSL


Secure Socket Layer, or SSL, is a necessity if plans include doing business on the Internet or just exchanging sensitive data. Many Web surfers are also more savvy and will look for what their

What Is an SSL Alert?


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What Is SSL 2.0 Security?


When you shop online or sign up for a membership that requires sensitive information such as a credit card number or Social Security number, most websites use encryption so that this data can't be

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What Is SSL Protocol?


Secured Socket Layer (SSL) is a technology used by web hosts to provide encryption between the browser client and the domain. SSL has become a standard requirement for web sites that contain

What Is an SSL Key?


One of the most standardized security measures on the Internet is an SSL connection. This protocol was introduced to secure contents sent via the web. A SSL connection can be obtained for websites

How Does SSL Work?


SSL stands for Single Socket Layer and is a protocol (set of rules) used to secure Web connections. SSL works by the sharing of encrypted keys, or passwords. The keys are created in pairs---one a

How to Make Sure the SSL & TLS Protocols Are Enabled
We have all heard of the online hackers who steal bank account and credit card information by capturing data as it is passed over the Internet. Many countermeasures have been developed to stop these

What is SSL Encryption?

Billions of dollars traverse the Internet on a daily basis. Online banking, shopping, stock management--the Internet has become one of our primary methods of financial business. With so many people y

What Is SSL VPN?


A Virtual Private Network (VPN) protected with the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol is an excellent way to securely provide the resources of an internal network to remote users. Due to the use of

How to disable SSL v2 for PCI Compliance


Many people need to disable SSLv2 for PCI compliance, but are not sure how to do so.

How to Pick an SSL Provider


A SSL (Secured Socket Layer) provider is a firm that issues digital security certificates. The role of this company is to act as a third party responsible for verifying that certificates provided by

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