Benefits abound for those using encryption to protect their site’s sensitive data. This is especially true of healthcare-related sites. The TLS protocol is used by the HTTPS protocol to encrypt and authenticate the computers involved in any communication on the web.
myDentalHost.com site’s traffic benefits from TLS security in two ways:
- Prevent intruders from passively listening to communications with your server.
- Prevent intruders from tampering with the communication between your site and a user's web browser. Intruders can be malicious attackers or benign invaders like employees, ISPs or hotels that inject ads into pages.