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Date: Mon, 04 Nov 2013 09:58:35 -0800
From: Russ Allbery <>
Subject: Re: openssl default ciphers

Hanno Böck <> writes:

> should be fine. There are basically near zero browsers out there that
> should have any problems with that. Even dinosaurs like IE6 can work
> with this, you don't need "medium" ciphers as long as you don't want to
> make a site accessible to browser museums.

Just to data-point on compatibility, we've been using:

SSLProtocol all -SSLv2

(not quite as strong as what you mention above; we should look at
changing) for all of Stanford's SSL web sites for years and years now, and
have never had a single complaint.

Russ Allbery (              <>

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