Encryption on 7206 Router

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Apr 9th, 2007
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i am using a 7206 router with the Boot ldr 7200 Software (C7200-KBOOT-M), Version 12.1(8a)E.

currently m using Single DES with 56bit key length. is it possible for me to configure 3DES or AES with 128 bit key length with the same ios?



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paolo bevilacqua Mon, 04/09/2007 - 09:40
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Hi, boot loader doesn't matter, please look at the IOS by "show ver". With your IOS the avaiable cypher strength will show if you type ?

after "crypto ipsec transform-set whatever".

Also keep in mind that so far nobody has ever broken into DES.

Hope this helps, if so please rate post!


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