S-HTTP

Definition(s)

Secure HTTP

  • Secure HTTP or S-HTTP enables the secure exchange of information and files on the Web. S-HTTP files are encrypted and/or contain a digital certificate. This type of transaction security is likely to be used by financial institutions, because S-HTTP is more secure than a userID and password.  1

Notes

  1. Vinson & Elkins LLP Practice Support, EDD Glossary.
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