On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 09:48:47PM -0700, Grant wrote:
It looks like these changes from default are required for SSL session
resumption and to mitigate the BEAST SSL vulnerability:
Should the defaults be changed to these?
The BEAST attack could be mitigated by various means, including
switching to TLS 1.1/1.2 (you probably do not want to due to
compatibility reasons) and/or fixing it on a client side (which is
considered to be right solution and already implemented by all
Use of the RC4 cipher is more a workaround than a permanent
solution, and hence there are no plans to make it the default.