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Status Not under consideration
Categories Security
Created by Guest
Created on Mar 19, 2018

Make ECHDE ciphers available for Selection in Connect Direct for IBM i

Current only RSA ciphers are available on Connect Direct for IBM in version 3.8. RSA ciphers are not considered deprecated due to ROBOT vulnerability.

What is your industry? Banking
How will this idea be used?

We need to the ability to use secure ciphers for our file transmissions.

  • Guest
    May 13, 2020

    This item has been accepted since May2018. May I know when will the solution be delivered. We are now doing the V7R4 testing and find that we hit the same issue.

  • Guest
    May 7, 2020

    Hi Chris, any update ?

  • Guest
    Apr 24, 2020

    Hi Chris, any update on the status of this?

  • Guest
    Feb 20, 2020

    Hi Chris, I would like to update the Large User Group(LUG) with the current status of this one.  Is it now a committed candidate and on the roadmap?

  • Admin
    Chris Sanders
    May 18, 2018

    Thank you for opening this enhancement request with IBM.  I have reviewed it with my team and we believe that your request to add support for RSA ciphers is reasonable  We will accept this enhancement request as an uncommitted candidate and will look to place this item on the roadmap moving forward.


    Chris Sanders

    Connect:Direct Offering Manager