HTTPS protocol – Panacea to Websites Perfomance? Last Part

A little backstory Back in 2014, HTTPS became a hot-topic after the Heartbleed bug became public. This bug allows people with ill intent to listen in on traffic being transferred over SSL/TLS. Therefore, it gave them the ability to hijack and/or read the data. Luckily, researchers patched this bug quickly after its discovery. This incident was a wake-up call that properly encrypting user information over the internet is a necessity.

HTTPS protocol – Panacea to Websites Perfomance?

HTTPS, the secure protocol. A lot of discussions have been lately about the value of the HTTPS protocol. We are to going to present into 3 parts some key aspects of the issue. In the first part, we will briefly present the meaning of the HTTPS protocol as well as its value for the users. The https protocol HTTPS secures the connection to the website you are visiting. I’m sure you have seen this in action; look at the address bar in…