Go Premium for a chance to win a PS4. Enter to Win

x
?
Solved

IIS 7.0 - 128 Bit Encryption by Default

Posted on 2011-03-01
2
Medium Priority
?
2,593 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
Does IIS 7.0 on a Windows 2008 Server use 128 Bit Encryption by default?  There is no "Require 128-Bit Encryption" check box available anywhere, including in the "SSL Settings" section where it is in earlier versions of IIS.  This is also true of IIS 7.5 on Windows 7.

Thank you
0
Comment
Question by:ForestOfWinds
2 Comments
 
LVL 41

Assisted Solution

by:Kyle Abrahams
Kyle Abrahams earned 800 total points
ID: 35010091
Microsoft has an article on how to configure it:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/cc755203(WS.10).aspx

They don't say whether or not it's by default.
0
 
LVL 34

Accepted Solution

by:
Dave_Dietz earned 1200 total points
ID: 35010150
There is a box to require 128bit encryption in IIS 7.0 on Server 2008, however that checkbox is not included in IIS 7.5 on Server 2008 R2 or Windows 7.

Starting with Windows 7/Windows Server 2008 R2 there are no crypto providers that work at less than 128bit cipher strength.

Dave Dietz
0

Featured Post

New feature and membership benefit!

New feature! Upgrade and increase expert visibility of your issues with Priority Questions.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Today I came across an interesting issue that had me pulling my hair out.  I was troubleshooting a new internal web site which uses integrated security instead of anonymous.  When browsing the site from my laptop, I was able to access it with no iss…
A phishing scam that claims a recipient’s credit card details have been “suspended” is the latest trend in spoof emails.
This Micro Tutorial will teach you how to add a cinematic look to any film or video out there. There are very few simple steps that you will follow to do so. This will be demonstrated using Adobe Premiere Pro CS6.
In response to a need for security and privacy, and to continue fostering an environment members can turn to for support, solutions, and education, Experts Exchange has created anonymous question capabilities. This new feature is available to our Pr…

927 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question