Quick Note: Disable SSLv3 in OpenLDAP with GnuTLS

Mike Green
Oct 15, 2014 · 1 min read
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cat > nossl.ldif <<EOF
dn: cn=config
changetype: modify
add: olcTLSCipherSuite
olcTLSCipherSuite: SECURE256:-VERS-SSL3.0
EOFldapmodify -Y EXTERNAL -H ldapi:/// -f nossl.ldif
~# gnutls-cli-debug -p 636 127.0.0.1
Resolving '127.0.0.1'...
Connecting to '127.0.0.1:636'...
Checking for SSL 3.0 support... no
Checking whether %COMPAT is required... no
Checking for TLS 1.0 support... yes
Checking for TLS 1.1 support... yes
Checking fallback from TLS 1.1 to... N/A
Checking for TLS 1.2 support... yes

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