How to disable weak SSL ciphers in Apache - mod_ssl

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Issue

  • Security scan reports weak ciphers
  • Apache accepts SSLv2 and SSLv3 connections
  • Apache uses insecure algorithms
  • How do we resolve the Web Server Supports Weak SSL Encryption Certificates Vulnerability reported by our security scanner?

Environment

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL)
    • 4.x
    • 5.x
    • 6.x
    • 7.x
  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Web Server (EWS)
    • 1.0.x
    • 2.0.x
  • Apache httpd/mod_ssl
  • OpenSSL

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