What is OpenSSL?

Cheerag Nundlall

Well-known member
Joined
Oct 12, 2016
Messages
149
Best answers
0
Ratings
11
Points
18
#1
I saw OpenSSL in my Centos web panel and i have to installed it with Lets encrypt so my site can use https. I don't know what benefits of OpenSSL and what it is? does anyone explain me?
 

hostnetindia

Active member
Joined
Apr 4, 2019
Messages
82
Best answers
3
Ratings
16
Points
8
#2
OpenSSL is a software library for applications that secure communications over computer networks against eavesdropping or need to identify the party at the other end. It is widely used by Internet servers, including the majority of HTTPS websites.
hope it will enough
 
Joined
Sep 24, 2018
Messages
63
Best answers
2
Ratings
22
Points
8
#3
OpenSSL is a software library for many applications, written in the C programming language that implements the SSL (secure sockets layer) and TLS (transport layer security) web security protocols.

SSL and TLS are methods for using cryptography to secure communication between two parties. Although there are some crucial differences at the technical level, they both work the same way. Hope it helps!
 
Latest Threads
Replies
2
Views
19
Replies
4
Views
57
Replies
4
Views
55
Replies
5
Views
51
Recommended Threads
Similar Threads

Latest postsNew threads

Latest Hosting OffersNew Reviews

Sponsors

Latest Blog ArticlesMost Viewed Threads

Tag Cloud

You are using an out of date browser. It may not display this or other websites correctly.
You should upgrade or use an alternative browser.

Top