[Samba] "weak crypto is allowed"--The thread to end all threads

Rowland Penny rpenny at samba.org
Fri May 27 16:06:02 UTC 2022

On Fri, 2022-05-27 at 16:48 +0100, John Ericsson via samba wrote:
> So people have been asking about this message for several years.
> It appears when I run "testparm".
> Some say its a bug (it is not)

There is a bug report for it:

> Some say its not samba related but refers to the OS.

Yes, gnutls

> what I have not found is anyone saying "add this setting to smb.conf"
> and
> the message will go.

As far as I know, there isn't anything you can add.

> i am running vanilla rhel8 with crypto policies set to "future"

But do they allow falling back to weaker crypto ? Which is what the
message means.


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