Many users use HTTPS to do internet banking since it is a secure protection against eavesdropping and right here starts the misconception of the safety of the HTTPS protocol.
HTTPS uses encryption and Encryption is a useful feature for internet banking and at the same time a nice feature for hackers, thieves, VPNs, proxy tunnels and computer viruses because the encrypted HTTPS protocol is the ideal mechanism to connect to servers on the internet since it is encrypted and not monitored by antivirus software nor an other inspection mechanism.
For those who do not understand the technical details, we suggest to go to Google and to search for "punching holes into firewalls" and to look at the overwhelming list of search results and all details that are provided to circumvent the most advanced corporate firewall.
The technical audience can search for "tunneling SSH over HTTPS".
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Web proxies are commonly configured to simply pass all traffic on port 443 assuming that the traffic is encrypted HTTP.
If the programmed contacts are unreachable – the system can default to call an emergency 911 operator.A home alarm system is either wired or wireless and usually has a control panel (for setting up and controlling the system), window/door contacts, motion sensors and various ways to set and disarm it.These can be expanded on to include other security sensors – glass breakage sensors, vibration and environmental sensors such as C02 sensors, smoke, water sensors and more.These protocols on port 443 are used for chat, video playback, Skype, Teamviewer, SSH tunnels, VPNs, browsers like UC and Silk, virusses, and anything else.It is not possible to explain the security threat well without going into technical details.