HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure
The secure HTTP uses a Secure Sockets Layer.
|HTTP||HyperText Transfer Protocol|
|SSL||Secure Sockets Layer|
|URL||Uniform Resource Locator|
|HTML||Hyper-Text Markup Language|
|ISP||Internet Service Provider|
|CYO||See you online|
An acronym that describes a secure HTTP; sites dealing with valuable, sensitive information such as e-commerce and banking websites use a SSL to protect information from being captured when it's transferred between the user and the Web server.