SSL Perfect Forward Secrecy Cipher Suites Supported

info Nessus Plugin ID 57041


The remote service supports the use of SSL Perfect Forward Secrecy ciphers, which maintain confidentiality even if the key is stolen.


The remote host supports the use of SSL ciphers that offer Perfect Forward Secrecy (PFS) encryption. These cipher suites ensure that recorded SSL traffic cannot be broken at a future date if the server's private key is compromised.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 57041

File Name: ssl_pfs_supported_ciphers.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 12/7/2011

Updated: 3/9/2021