disabled SSL 3.0 on uw-unsecured for security reasons

Service

Wireless

Type

Update

Description

As per the vendor recommendation we have disabled SSL 3.0 on our Wi-Fi controllers. This could affect captive portal users.

Tested OK on:

Macbook with safari
Windows 7 with firefox
Windows 8.1 surface pro with IE
Linux Ubuntu with firefox

SSL 3.0 is obsolete and insecure. Detailed information is available at

http://www.zdnet.com/google-reveals-major-flaw-in-outdated-but-widely-used-ssl-protocol-7000034677/

Start time

Friday, October 17, 2014 12:00 AM

End time

Monday, November 30, -0001 12:00 AM

Impact

no impact expected

Notice submitted

Friday, October 17, 2014 8:32 AM