mac os x safari ssl cipher suite

James A. Donald jamesd at
Sun Aug 13 18:47:58 EDT 2006

Joe Cooley wrote:
 > Safari only seems to support DES, 3DES, and RC4
 > ciphers.  My question is this: should I be concerned
 > about privacy when *_RC4_* is the negotiated suite,

Nothing wrong with RC4, when used correctly.  Using it
correctly turned out to be harder than we originally
thought - but SSL does use it correctly.

          James A. Donald

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