Feature Request: Allow SHA-2 to be used with Symantec Encryption Management Server and SSL Certificate Signing Requests

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Article ID: 160995

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Encryption Management Server Gateway Email Encryption

Issue/Introduction

By default, Symantec Encryption Management Server 3.3.x uses SHA-1 when creating it's SSL Certificate Signing Requests (CSR) in order to secure communications to the server over secure ports.  Requests have been submitted to use SHA-2 instead.

 

Resolution

Symantec Encryption Management Server 3.4.0 and above uses SHA-256 by default.

For more information on this, please see article TECH224744.