Does Symantec Mail Security for SMTP 5 support 2048-bit certificate keychains?

Article:TECH156928  |  Created: 2011-03-30  |  Updated: 2011-08-15  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH156928
Article Type
Technical Solution

Environment

Issue



You need a new TLS  certificate and you want to know if Symantec Mail  Security for SMTP 5 supports 2048-bit key length certificates.


Solution



Symantec Mail Security for SMTP 5, which is now deprecated, does not support 2048-bit key length certificates. This is a product limitation that has been addressed in the currently supported Symantec Messaging Gateway (formerly called Symantec Brightmail Gateway) product.





Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH156928


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