Encryption: a potted history of secret codes, cryptography and encrypting

In April 2015, Sandvine, the internet analysis company stated that 29.1 percent of Internet traffic was encrypted at the time, but by the end of 2016 they expect 64.7 percent of traffic to be encrypted – and this trend only continues to grow. The largest provider of blogging software, Wordpress, has just announced that they are rolling out SSL encryption and standard for all Wordpress sites.