[Newbies] Are the arguments of a URL encrypted when you make an HTTPS connection?

Lukas Renggli renggli at gmail.com
Sat Mar 14 20:27:36 UTC 2009

> Anyway, after recovering form the shock of my idea, I suddenly realised it
> would be completely useless if the URL is transmitted in plain text.  Does
> anyone know when the encryption in an SSL session actually kicks in?  And is
> there anything I can set on WAKom to ensure that the URL is protected?

SSL kicks in before the URL in, see for example

WAKom does not come with SSL support, but it can be easily done using
Apache, Squid, ...


Lukas Renggli

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