Tuesday, 24 June 2014

FIPS Local Security Policy

[General]

If you receive a message relating to FIPS compliant algorithms can you please check the relevant Local Security Policy is disabled. (by default it should be disabled)



You can also check the registry key


HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Lsa\FipsAlgorithmPolicy\Enabled 

which should be set to 0 (zero). (pca)