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From: Ronnie Sahlberg <>
To: linux-cifs <>
Cc: Steve French <>
Subject: Disable key exchange if ARC4 is not available
Date: Wed, 18 Aug 2021 14:10:20 +1000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)


We depend on ARC4 for generating the encrypted session key in key exchange.
This patch disables the key exchange/encrypted session key for ntlmssp
IF the kernel does not have any ARC4 support.

This allows to build the cifs module even if ARC4 has been removed
though with a weaker type of NTLMSSP support.

             reply	other threads:[~2021-08-18  4:10 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 8+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2021-08-18  4:10 Ronnie Sahlberg [this message]
2021-08-18  4:10 ` [PATCH] cifs: disable ntlmssp " Ronnie Sahlberg
2021-08-18 13:18 ` Disable " Tom Talpey
2021-08-18 16:27   ` ronnie sahlberg
2021-08-18 16:29   ` ronnie sahlberg
2021-08-18 16:51     ` Steve French
2021-08-18 18:33       ` Tom Talpey
2021-08-18 21:04         ` ronnie sahlberg

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