Last updated on AUGUST 26, 2017
Applies to:Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 to 8
Information in this document applies to any platform.
SHA-1 is now considered a weak cipher. In recognition of this, Oracle will no longer allow the use of the SHA-1 algorithm for certificate chains. Also, SHA-1 will no longer be the default choice of algorithm for timestamping of certificates. These changes are coming, but when?
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