Protocol for encrypting TCP, IP transmissions. RSA, MDS, RCZ, RC4, and others Confidentiality, authentication, integrity, nonrepudiation
Microsoft's proprietary alternative to SSL. Enables a client browser to communicate privately with a Web server over an encrypted channel. Like SSL, the protocol is intended to prevent eavesdropping on communications in client/server applications, with servers always being authenticated and clients being authenticated at the server's option.