Skip to content


The following operations can be performed on "ssl-ciphersuite":

show ssl ciphersuite

Displays information about all the cipher suites configured on the appliance, or displays detailed information about the specified cipher-suite. A cipher suite comprises a protocol and the following algorithms: key exchange (Kx), authentication (Au), encryption (Enc), and message authentication code (Mac).


show ssl ciphersuite []


cipherName Name of the cipher suite for which to show detailed information.


description Cipher suite description.

flag stateflag devno count


1) An example of the output of the show ssl cipher SSL3-RC4-MD5 command is as follows: Cipher Name: SSL3-RC4-MD5 Description: SSLv3 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=RC4(128) Mac=MD5 2) This example displays the details of individual ciphers in the system predefinedcipher-alias: SSLv2 (the command show ssl cipher SSLv2 has been entered): 8 configured cipher(s)in alias 1) Cipher Name: SSL2-RC4-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=RC4(128) Mac=MD5 2) Cipher Name: SSL2-EXP-RC4-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA(512) Au=RSA Enc=RC4(40) Mac=MD5 export 3) Cipher Name: SSL2-RC2-CBC-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=RC2(128) Mac=MD5 4) Cipher Name: SSL2-EXP-RC2-CBC-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA(512) Au=RSA Enc=RC2(40) Mac=MD5 export 5) Cipher Name: SSL2-DES-CBC-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=DES(56) Mac=MD5 6) Cipher Name: SSL2-DES-CBC3-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=3DES(168) Mac=MD5 7) Cipher Name: SSL2-RC4-64-MD5 Description: SSLv2 Kx=RSA Au=RSA Enc=RC4(64) Mac=MD5

Was this article helpful?