ISRO | ISRO CS 2007 | Question 68
SSL is not responsible for
(A) Mutual authentication of client & server
(B) Secret communication
(C) Data Integrity protection
(D) Error detection and correction
Explanation: SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) is the standard security technology for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral. SSL is an industry standard and is used by millions of websites in the protection of their online transactions with their customers.
It is utilized to encrypt Web traffic using Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP) and to authenticate Web servers, and to encrypt communications between Web browsers and Web servers etc.
So, other than error detection and correction, all options are correct.
Option (D) is correct.
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