SHA-2 certificate support

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Article ID: 41807

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Products

CA Automation Suite for Data Centers - Configuration Automation CA Client Automation - Asset Management CA Client Automation - IT Client Manager CA Client Automation CA Client Automation - Remote Control CA Client Automation - Asset Intelligence CA Client Automation - Desktop Migration Manager CA Client Automation - Patch Manager

Issue/Introduction

Introduction: 

Client automation uses x509 based certificate authentication to ensure that only authorized client processes can communicate. This is documented here.

Question:

Does Client Automation support sha-2 certificates?

Answer: 

Support for sha-2 certificates is currently planned for the next minor release (r14.1) and is targeted for end of Q2 FY17. 

This is not planned to be back ported into earlier releases.

Environment

Release: UASIT.99000-11.2-Asset Intelligence
Component: