[Cryptography] People should turn on PFS in TLS
Perry E. Metzger
perry at piermont.com
Fri Sep 6 13:24:21 EDT 2013
On Fri, 6 Sep 2013 18:18:05 +0100 Ben Laurie <ben at links.org> wrote:
> On 6 September 2013 18:13, Perry E. Metzger <perry at piermont.com>
> > Google is also now (I believe) using PFS on their connections, and
> > they handle more traffic than anyone. A connection I just made to
> > https://www.google.com/ came out as, TLS 1.2, RC4_128, SHA1,
> > ECDHE_RSA.
> > 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
Perry E. Metzger perry at piermont.com
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