Server has Anonymous ciphers enabled

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Anonymous ciphers were introduced to be used in scenarios where only opportunistic encryption can be can be created, when no set-up for authentication is in place. One common example of this is emails, the idea was that clients could request a Anonymous cipher and save the server the generation of a SSL handshake.

Moving to HTTP and HTTPS these ciphers are more dangerous than good, and it recommended that they are disabled on the server serving the SSL information.

How do I fix this ?

To fix make sure that the server is not configured to announce and support any Anonymous ciphers.

For a quick start the following can be used:


take of the !aNULL, !kEDH and !ADH, which have been negated from the chipher list.


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