Google Makes HTTPS Encryption Default for Search

Google said it is making HTTPS security via SSL encryption the default option among searchers who are signed in, which should delight privacy buffs afraid of referrals floating around. – Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) Oct. 18 said it will begin
redirecting most of users signed into their Google accounts to the HTTPS
version of, which encrypts searches that uses perform, as well as
the results.
The encryption comes courtesy of SSL (Secure Socket
Layer), a security standard use…