On 10/16/17, 12:17 PM, Charles Wilt wrote:
What do you mean, where JSSE "gets its ciphers"?
I should think my meaning should be self-explanatory:
Does JSSE on a Midrange JRE implement its ciphers internally, as with
any normal JRE? Or does it somehow defer the implentation to the OS's
The reason being that, to rephrase what I said, I have reason to believe
that the problem one of our customers experienced was the result of the
JRE claiming (to a Tomcat server it was running) that it could support
ECDHE ciphers it couldn't actually implement when asked (by a browser)
to do so.
Whether there's a way to remedy this within an OS release is irrelevant;
the immediate problem was solved by adding a "ciphers" clause to the
relevant connection tag in the Tomcat server's server.xml file.
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