Weak 1024-bit RSA Encryption

Version 5

    Symptoms


    An external audit indicates VMware vCenter Protect is using weak RSA Encryption (1024 bit).

      

    Cause

     

    Various organizations require a higher level of RSA Encryption on certificates for compliance. Older versions of Shavlik Protect (8.0.2 and lower) utilized 1024-bit encryption on certificates.

      

    Resolution

     

    As of Version 9.0.1106 Shavlik Protect utilizes 2048-bit encryption on its certificates. Upgrading to the latest version of  Protect will utilize the 2048-bit encryption.

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