Jul 30, 2009 9:31 AM PDT Comments: 0 Views: 2,753 Print Comment PC World Security researchers have found some serious flaws in software that uses the SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) encryption protocol used to secure communications on the Internet.

nessus shows SSL Weak cipher suites supported

windows server


Browse to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\SecurityProviders\SCHANNEL\Ciphers

then right click on DES 56/56 and create new/DWORD Value type in Enabled in the name and for the data value 0x00000000

then do the same for RC2 40/128, RC4 40/128, RC4 56/128

rescan with nessus and you should not see ssl weak cipher suites supported any more.


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