Support for SHA2 Cipher Suite

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Asset Management Solution ProxySG Software - SGOS

Issue/Introduction

You would like to know if the latest SGOS 6.5.x supports SHA-2 cipher suite.

Resolution

The ProxySG appliance is SHA-2 ready, may refer to KB article 000022556 on how to generate self sign certificate or CSR.

The following output is of the ciphers supported in SGOS 6.5.x:

Cipher Suite: aes128-sha256 aes256-sha256 aes128-sha aes256-sha dhe-rsa-aes128-sha dhe-rsa-aes256-sha des-cbc3-sha rc4-sha rc4-md5 des-cbc-sha exp-des-cbc-sha exp-rc4-md5 exp-rc2-cbc-md5 

SGOS 6.5.x and later support SHA256. 

Note: SHA2 gathers 4 kinds of hash function: SHA224, SHA256, SHA384 and SHA512. For more information, refer to http://www.tbs-certificates.co.uk/FAQ/en/sha256.html.