Secure Socket layer (SSL)
SSL is a kind of security protocol which is being used by the users for providing the data security on different kind of networks. SSL is being used to provide the secure channel among the two machines which are mainly the client and the another one is the server. SSL makes the data to be encrypted between the client and the server but always make sure that the data which is being written at the one end will be write at the another end at exactly the same manner as it reads.
SSL is being used to maintain the confidentiality among the information. It means it is used t maintain the secrecy. Apart from it, SSL is being used to maintain the integrity of the data and to authenticate as well as to prevent the unauthorized access of the data among the users who donít have the right to access the data.