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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.

  • Guest
  • Mar 19 2018
  • Not under consideration
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 commented
    13 May, 2020 10:00am

    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 commented
    7 May, 2020 06:12am

    Hi Chris, any update ?

  • Guest commented
    24 Apr, 2020 04:51pm

    Hi Chris, any update on the status of this?

  • Guest commented
    20 Feb, 2020 10:03pm

    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 commented
    18 May, 2018 06:15pm

    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

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