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Windows 7: Windows update spells end for short RSA keys for encryption

10 Oct 2012   #1
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64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 10586
Windows update spells end for short RSA keys for encryption

The Microsoft security update, now pushed out to PCs rather than just available in the Download Center, ensures that web services using RSA keys will no longer trust certificates with keys shorter than 1024 bits. That said, most apps and services should already be on 2048-bit RSA.

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Windows update spells end for short RSA keys for encryption | ZDNet

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