Hi, >>> It would be good to see them abandon RC4 of course, and soon. >> >> In favour of what, exactly? We're out of good ciphersuites. > > I thought AES was okay for TLS 1.2? Isn't the issue simply that > Firefox etc. still use TLS 1.0? Note that this was a TLS 1.2 > connection.
Firefox has added TLS 1.2 two or three weeks ago, and TLS 1.2 does indeed protect against BEAST, CRIME, Lucky 13 (but not against BREACH, I recall). However, my guess would be that too many Apaches out there are linked to older openssl versions that do not yet support TLS 1.1 or TLS 1.2. I have found this a good write-up: https://www.isecpartners.com/media/106031/ssl_attacks_survey.pdf Ralph _______________________________________________ The cryptography mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.metzdowd.com/mailman/listinfo/cryptography