Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1298236
freerdp support for TLS 1.2
Last modified: 2016-12-20 12:50:45 EST
Description of problem:
freerdp doesn't support anything but TLS v 1.0. Given that TLS 1.0 and 1.1 are being phased out (required by PCI-DSS by June), it's becoming common to find RDP servers only supporting TLS v1.2
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Attempt a connection to a Windows system supporting only TLS 1.2
Actual results: Failure
Expected results: Connection
The freerdp project accepted a pull request to fix this:
Can we get this integrated into the Fedora version?
I just hit this at work too as we are disabling TLS 1.0 because of PCI compliance. I had to patch it manually and rebuild freerdp otherwise I could not connect to the Windows servers via RDP using Remmina. Remmina uses freerdp.
Created attachment 1122946 [details]
Enables tls 1.1 and 1.2 with freerdp
This changes the client connection from tls 1.0 to a connection that will also allow tls 1.1 and 1.2.
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