SSLv3 will be disabled when you upgrade to Cumulative Update 13 for Exchange Server 2013

Applies to: Exchange Server 2013 EnterpriseExchange Server 2010 Standard

Symptoms


When you install Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 or upgrade to a cumulative update prior to Cumulative Update 13, SSLv3 is always enabled when setup has completed. After you install Cumulative Update 13, SSLv3 is always disabled when the setup is complete.  

Cause


This issue occurs because SSLv3 was previously always enabled by the Exchange Server Setup process. To improve product security, it will be a known behavior change starting from Cumulative Update 13 for Exchange Server 2013 to always disable SSLv3.

Resolution


This is the expected product behavior.

Status


Microsoft has confirmed this change in behavior in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


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