This Week: Explaining Security Terms
If you've been an IT, even for just a hot minute, you know there's a ton of terminology — and that's before you even drill down into specific areas of IT like networking and security. Speaking of which, this week on the blog we took a look at some common security terms that might not be as easily understood.
Keeping data safe lies in the details, more specifically encryption. With that in mind, it's important to know how symmetric and asymmetric symmetry work.
Encryption is key to keeping data safe. We take a look at some of the most commonly used encryption algorithms and explore how they work.
SSL and TLS play a big part in the security of websites. While they may seem connected at the hip, there are some key differences worth understanding.