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Network Security with OpenSSL

Network Security with OpenSSL

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Publisher: O'Reilly Media, Inc.

Publication Date: 17-JUN-2002

Insert Date: 26-SEP-2002

Slots: 1.0

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Most applications these days are at least somewhat network aware, but how do you protect those applications against common network security threats? Many developers are turning to OpenSSL, an open source version of SSL/TLS, which is the most widely used protocol for secure network communications. The OpenSSL library is seeing widespread adoption for web sites that require cryptographic functions to protect a broad range of sensitive information, such as credit card numbers and other financial transactions. The library is the only free, full-featured SSL implementation for C and C++, and it...