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Further improvements to HTTPS encryption for PortKnox clouds

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Improving the infrastructure and increasing the security for PortKnox and the hosted clouds is an ongoing task. The last days we've accomplished another milestone. New customers will already get the best HTTPS encryption with a SSLab Rating of A+:

Portknox SSL Labs

Existing clouds will be migrated to the new setup during the next weeks, there will be no downtime or interruption. Advantages of the new setup are a faster response to vulnerability and updates. Furthermore, Forward Secrecy is now enabled, which makes it impossible to decrypt the HTTP transfer, even if the private key is stolen from our servers.

Please note that the Internet Explorer on Windows XP does not support this high security configuration. You should therefore update your system as soon as possible.