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How Do Security Certificates Actually Work?

A security certificate is a tool that websites use for validation and encryption. They are part of the HTTPS protocol which secures the flow of data between your browser and the servers of the websites you visit. Certificates are issued by a trusted certificate authority.

What is an SSL (Secure Socket Layer) Certificate?

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Christian Stewart ✔️

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