How do you Enable TLSv1.2 with DevTest

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Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Transport Layer Security (TLS) and its predecessor, Secure Sockets Layer (SSL), both frequently referred to as "SSL", are cryptographic protocols that provide communications security over a computer network.[1] Several versions of the protocols find widespread use in applications such as web browsing, email, Internet faxing, instant messaging, and voice-over-IP (VoIP). Websites use TLS to secure all communications between their servers and web browsers.*


* Per Wkipedia

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To enable TLSv1.2, add theses properties to the local properties file of where each DevTest component runs, including Workstations: 



The second property is to set to use strong Cipher Suites, these would be the Cipher Suites to use with DevTest. 

Additional Information:

Note on specifying strong cipher suites:  

There will be a dependency on the Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files being installed. (local_policy.jar and US_export_policy.jar, would normally be in the DEVTEST_HOMEjre\lib\security folder) .  

This might not be permitted in some areas.