News, facts, musings and opinions, and current legal events in Delaware.
Tuesday, March 11, 2003
how secure is ssl?
The secure sockets layer (ssl) standard defines a commonly used method of allowing secured transactions on the internet during electronic commerce. SSL is being tested in a Delaware District Court. Not whether the technology works, but rather who owns the right to use it, and to charge others for its use. One trial ended today with a jury verdict in favor of the defendants, but another begins on Wednesday.