SecureSockets is the name for a collection of utility functions that wrap around the openSSL functions so that usage from within Swift is easier. They were created to add secure networking to Swiftfire. Secure Sockets builds on SwifterSockets and extends the capabilities of the Connection class of SwifterSockets.
Like the other projects in Swiftfire, SecureSockets can easily be used in conjunction with SwifterSockets for other projects.
SecureSockets is hosted on GitHub
The reference manual is here
About SSL operations
While SecureSockets shields a Swift application from the openSSL calls, knowledge of this technology is necessary.
I am posting a series of posts about openSSl from Swift: