RE: What is HTTPS/SSL Update?
HTTPS (Hyper Text Transfer Protocol Secure) appears in the URL when a website is secured by an SSL certificate.
You can move your site from HTTP to HTTPS address by installing SSL . Just you have to choose what kind of SSL is suited or required to your business.
If SSL certificate installed on your web server all your communications between web browser and web server are authenticated & encrypted.
SSL enabled Website get the following benefits:
i) Identity authentication : Server verifies the client’s authentication by verifying the SSL certificate.
ii) Privacy : All information during transit between browser and server kept private & encrypted.
iii) Data integrity : The sending or receiving message between web browser and server cannot be altered by others.