This hour explains how to set up an Apache server capable of secure transactions. In this hour, you will learn
The installation and configuration of the
mod_ssl Apache module
The SSL/TLS family of protocols and the underlying cryptography concepts
What certificates are and how to create and manage them
As the Internet became mainstream and the number of companies, individuals, and government agencies using it grew, so did the number and type of transactions that needed protection. Those include financial transactions, such as banking operations and electronic commerce, as well as exchange of sensitive information, such as medical records and corporate documents.
There are three requirements ...