SSL Cipher Block Chaining Cipher Suites Supported

info Nessus Plugin ID 70544


The remote service supports the use of SSL Cipher Block Chaining ciphers, which combine previous blocks with subsequent ones.


The remote host supports the use of SSL ciphers that operate in Cipher Block Chaining (CBC) mode. These cipher suites offer additional security over Electronic Codebook (ECB) mode, but have the potential to leak information if used improperly.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 70544

File Name: ssl_cbc_supported_ciphers.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: General

Published: 10/22/2013

Updated: 2/3/2021