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Is it possible to select a specific cipher strength for outbound mail using TLS in Exchange 2010? I need it to use cipher strength AES256-SHA instead of AES128-SHA. What's strange is that my inbound mail receives as AES256-SHA but outbound is 128. Is this normal behaviour? Does anyone have any tips on how to resolve this issue?

Thanks in advance.

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Answer can be found at: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/exchangesvrgeneral/thread/5830c533-38eb-4d88-92fe-6e1a02d7bac4

Simple gpedit.msc SSL cipher order change.

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