IIS 6.0 Encryption (IIS 6.0)
You can use encryption to help protect the private information that clients exchange with your Web server, such as credit card numbers or phone numbers. You can also encrypt data when running WMI-based remote administration scripts. In IIS, the foundation for encryption is the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol, which establishes an encrypted communication link with users.
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