Your web browser provides assurance that you are on a secure website. In addition to the “https” in the URL, each browser has additional checks as illustrated below.

  • Internet Explorer: There is a lock that appears in the far right of the address bar. You can click the lock icon to see the security information for the website.

internet explorer secure lock icon


  • Mozilla Firefox: The lock is in the left of the address bar. Click on the lock to reveal the security information.

Mozilla Firefox secure website icon


  • Google Chrome: A lock and the term “Secure” is on the left of the address bar.

Google Chrome secure website icon