Glossary

ProgrammableWeb's glossary of API and other technology terms and defination
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TLS

Transport Layer Security designed to provide end-to-end data security for communications between applications over the Internet. It is often used in web broswers, e-mail, file transfers and instant messaging. TLS evolved from a previous encryption protocol called Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).