Bug 1308574 - Support for 2048+ bits are missing under keygen tag
Support for 2048+ bits are missing under keygen tag
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7
Classification: Red Hat
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
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Reported: 2016-02-15 09:25 EST by Geetika Kapoor
Modified: 2016-02-15 15:42 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2016-02-15 15:42:38 EST
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Description Geetika Kapoor 2016-02-15 09:25:12 EST
Description of problem:

Currently with firefox 45(keygen tag),It only supports high grade(2048) and medium grade(1024 bits) .No support for 3072 or 4096 bits .This facility was there with crmf.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
 Firefox 45

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. It is seen with redhat certificate CA EE page.

Actual results:

2048+ bits is not supported while generating RSA keypair.
Expected results:

Ideally it should support 2048+ bits .
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Comment 2 Asha Akkiangady 2016-02-15 15:42:38 EST
Keygen feature has been deprecated from the web standards as per https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/HTML/Element/keygen
All that Firefox (and others) support currently is 1024 (medium) and 2048 (high) for RSA. Hence closing this bug.

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