Posts Tagged ‘Firefox 49’

Firefox 49 gets TLS 1.3 Support

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016

I’d expect this trend will continue, as more and more applications switch over to TLS and SSL is gradually replaced.

Mozilla implemented support for the security protocol TLS 1.3 in Firefox 49 recently. TLS 1.3 is the most recent version of TLS (Transport Layer Security), the successor of SSL (Secure Sockets Layer). TLS is a cryptographic protocol used to improve communications security on the Internet.