Secure Sockets Layer (SSL)

Technology / Computers / Secure Sockets Layer (SSL): A protocol designed by Netscape Communications to enable encrypted, authenticated communications across the Internet. SSL is used mostly in communications between Web browsers and Web servers. URLs that begin with 'https' indicate that an SSL connection will be used.

Other Words for Secure

Secure Noun Synonyms: safe, shielded, sheltered, protected, immune, unthreatened, unexposed, unimperilled, snug, cosy
Secure Adjective Synonyms: reliable, safe, good, profitable, healthy, solid
Secure Verb Synonyms: firm, steady, stable, fixed, fast, moored, anchored, immovable, closed, shut, fastened, locked (up), tight, sound, solid, sturdy, strong
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Straight Player

Entertainment / Bowling / Straight Player: A player that relies on accuracy at the expense of power. MORE

Secured Loan

Business / Debt / Secured Loan: A loan which is backed up by assets belonging to the borrower (normally property) in order to decrease the risk taken on by the lender. Mortgages and some personal loans are secured loans. If you don' MORE

Summation Layer Amount

Science / Weather / Summation Layer Amount: The amount of sky cover for each layer is given in eighths of sky cover attributable to clouds or obscurations. The summation amount for any given layer is equal to the sum of the sky cover for the la MORE

Surface Boundary Layer

Science / Weather / Surface Boundary Layer: The lowest layer of the earth's atmosphere, usually up to 3,300 feet, or one kilometer, from the earth's surface, where the wind is influenced by the friction of the earth's surface and the objects on MORE

Surface Layer

Science / Marine Biology / Surface Layer: The layer of the ocean extending from the surface to a depth above which the ocean is homogeneous due to wind mixing MORE

Secured Debt

Business / Finance / Secured Debt: Debt that has first claim on specified assets in the event of default. MORE

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