The ‘S’ in “https” – What it Means

Surely you’ve seen it. You type in “http://www.yourfavoritesite.com” and hit enter. Then you notice that it switches from “http” to “https” and your browser says secure. So what does that mean? That means the website you’ve just visited is secure. Yes, the “s” stands for secure. Per Google: Encryption—encrypting the exchanged data to keep it…