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Compose Encryption

Documenting the types of encryption Compose deployments support

Supported Versions

TLS 1.2

TLS 1.0, TLS 1.1

Support for TLS 1.0 and 1.1 is discontinued entirely as of March 01, 2018. More information can be found on the Compose blog, TLS 1.0 and 1.1 Retirement.

Unsupported versions

No TLS 1.0 or 1.1 (as of March 2018)
No SSL (v2, v3 -- or other variations)
No RC4 or other weak cipher suites

Cipherscan results

For reference and verification, these are the results of running cipherscan against a Compose deployment:


prio  ciphersuite                  protocols              pfs                 curves
1     ECDHE-RSA-AES256-GCM-SHA384  TLSv1.2                ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
2     ECDHE-RSA-AES256-SHA384      TLSv1.2                ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
3     ECDHE-RSA-AES256-SHA         TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
4     AES256-GCM-SHA384            TLSv1.2                None                None
5     AES256-SHA256                TLSv1.2                None                None
6     AES256-SHA                   TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  None                None
7     CAMELLIA256-SHA              TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  None                None
8     ECDHE-RSA-AES128-GCM-SHA256  TLSv1.2                ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
9     ECDHE-RSA-AES128-SHA256      TLSv1.2                ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
10    ECDHE-RSA-AES128-SHA         TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  ECDH,P-256,256bits  prime256v1
11    AES128-GCM-SHA256            TLSv1.2                None                None
12    AES128-SHA256                TLSv1.2                None                None
13    AES128-SHA                   TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  None                None
14    SEED-SHA                     TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  None                None
15    CAMELLIA128-SHA              TLSv1,TLSv1.1,TLSv1.2  None                None

Certificate: untrusted, 2048 bits, sha512WithRSAEncryption signature
TLS ticket lifetime hint: 300
OCSP stapling: not supported
Cipher ordering: server
Curves ordering: server - fallback: no
Server supports secure renegotiation
Server supported compression methods: NONE
TLS Tolerance: yes

Updated 29/November/2017

Compose Encryption

Documenting the types of encryption Compose deployments support