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Articles on Chrome and Firefox disabling SSLv3

Original articlecan be found here: http://www.zdnet.com/article/chrome-set-to-disable-and-remove-sslv3-in-upcoming-releases/

Chrome 39, due to be released in six weeks' time, will be the first step in Google's plan to remove SSLv3 support from its Chrome browser.

SSLv3 with Diffe-Hillman Ephmeral Encryption Overide in Firefox

Bypassing unsafe SSL encryption with DHE, which is blocked by the new version of Firefox 39+

Firefox display the following error: An error occurred during a connection to xxx.xxx.net SSL received a weak ephemeral Diffie-Hellman key in Server Key Exchange handshake message. (Error code: ssl_error_weak_server_ephemeral_dh_key)

 

The work-around for Firefox is to allow SSLv3 with DHE using the following steps:

 

1) In FireFox, enter "about:config" in the URL field and press enter.

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