Encryption Management Server signs S/MIME messages using SHA-1

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Article ID: 170260

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Products

Encryption Management Server

Issue/Introduction

Encryption Management Server uses SHA-1 not SHA-256 when signing outbound S/MIME messages.

Cause

This is by design.

Environment

Encryption Management Server 3.3 or above

Resolution

Symantec Corporation is committed to product quality and satisfied customers. Technical Support filed a Feature Request to add the functionality listed above. This Feature Request is currently being considered by Symantec Corporation to be addressed in a forthcoming version of the product.

There is no guaranteed date for this request from the Encryption Product Management team, or the Encryption Engineering team at this time. Please be sure to refer back to this article periodically as any changes to the status of the request will be reflected here. You can also subscribe to this article to receive notification when it is updated.