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Document necessity to apply unlimited cryptographic strength policy for wire encryption [JDBC545] #578

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firebird-issue-importer opened this issue Aug 22, 2018 · 4 comments

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Submitted by: @mrotteveel

Relate to JDBC543

Given the implementation of the Firebird wire encryption uses RC4 with a 160 bit key, Java requires the unlimited cryptographic strength policy. This needs to be documented in the release notes, FAQ and maybe the wiki.

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@firebird-issue-importer firebird-issue-importer commented Aug 22, 2018

Modified by: @mrotteveel

Fix Version: Jaybird 3.0.5 [ 10873 ]

Fix Version: Jaybird 4 [ 10441 ]

Fix Version: Non-version tasks [ 10870 ]

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@firebird-issue-importer firebird-issue-importer commented Aug 22, 2018

Modified by: @mrotteveel

Link: This issue relate to JDBC543 [ JDBC543 ]

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@firebird-issue-importer firebird-issue-importer commented Aug 22, 2018

Commented by: @mrotteveel

Made a quick entry in the FAQ. May need further refinement. Additional info to be added in release notes.

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@firebird-issue-importer firebird-issue-importer commented Aug 23, 2018

Modified by: @mrotteveel

status: Open [ 1 ] => Closed [ 6 ]

resolution: Fixed [ 1 ]

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