“Apache has overtaken Microsoft as the leading developer of
secure web servers. Apache now runs on 44.0% of secure web sites,
compared to 43.8% for Microsoft.
“As the original developers of the SSL protocol, Netscape
started out with a lead in the SSL server market. But they were
soon overtaken by Microsoft’s Internet Information Server, which
within a few years held a steady 40-50% of the SSL server