Internet Explorer Security

Hi

We have been told by the Bank that they are upgrading their security measures for BACS

Their quote says:

"Bacs Payment Services Website will only support TLS 1.1 and to use SHA-256 SSL certificates as a minimum".

Does Internet Explorer 10 and 11 support this and is there anything that needs to be changed from a standard default installation?

Thanks
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Yes IE 11 (and 10) supports TLS 1.1. Go to Internet Options, Advanced, and scroll down to security. You will see TLS 1.1 in the Security Section and it should be enabled. It is on my IE and I use Banks easily.

It should also be default. It was for me.
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Iamthecreator OMCommented:
Yes IE 10 & 11 support TLS 1.1 and 1.2 but its disabled by default
They also support SHA-256 SSL Certificates
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
I never had to change Security Settings in Windows 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 and it has always been Enabled. So I think you will find it is Enabled by default. May be a north American setting for IE defaults.
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Optima SystemsNetwork EngineerAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the speedy reply.
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
You are very welcome and I was happy to help.
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