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In an SSL/TLS session, a cipher suite is a list of preferred security mechanisms supported by the client and sent to the server at the start of communications (the handshake). The list is organized in order of preference, and the server responds with the name of the key exchange, authentication, cipher and hash method it has selected. See TLS, SSL and cipher.
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TLS Gold includes a non-proprietary cipher suite for use with SSL, offering the first alternative to BSAFE, RSA Data Security's implementation of the patented RSA algorithm.
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A connection is vulnerable if the server accepts RSA_EXPORT cipher suites and the client either offers an RSA_EXPORT suite or is using a version of OpenSSL that is vulnerable to CVE-2015-0204.
New counter-mode encryption, along with error detection and handling, complemented improved NTRU cipher suites for both public and private access devices.
2003: Camellia is selected as the Japanese e-government recommended cipher by CRYPTREC February 2003: Camellia is selected as the European Union recommended cipher by NESSIE February 2003: Camellia is adopted as the DRM encryption by TV-Anytime Forum January 2004: Camellia is accepted as the IETF standard cipher for S/MIME [RFC3657] April 2005: Camellia is accepted as the IETF standard cipher for XML security URIs [RFC4051] May 2005: Camellia is adopted as the ISO/IEC standard cipher [ISO/IEC18033-3] July 2005: Camellia is accepted as the IETF standard cipher for SSL/TLS Cipher suites [RFC4132] December 2005: Camellia is accepted as the IETF standard cipher for IPsec [RFC4312] April 2006: Open source codes of Camellia are released Sept.
1 software is designed to enable developers to select their own SSL parameters, such as cipher suites, SSL versions and compression methods.