Does Firefox support TLS 1.1/1.2 Protocols?

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Post Posted April 1st, 2010, 6:17 am

I'm wondering if the latest releases of Firefox support the TLS 1.1 or TLS 1.2 protocols?
I know Opera 10 supports TLS 1.2 as well as IE8 in Windows 7.

a K-meleon user is asking in the K-meleon forums why TLS 1.1/1.2 isn't "implemented" in K-meleon, Seamonkey and Firefox.

I have a doubt about the use of TLS 1.1/1.2 by IE7 and Opera 10.x... Why Kmeleon, Firefox and Seamonkey don't use these protocols?
Which is the diference about TLS 1.0 and SSL3?
I use IE7 with TLS 1.2 only and I could open all HTTPS pages, but in Kmeleon and Firefox, I must have SSL3 option to open some secure pages.

and someone from Google Groups is also asking if TLS 1.2 support will be included in future releases of Firefox:

Hello my name is Brandon and I would like to see support for TLS 1.2 in
Firefox. TLS 1.0 is outdated and I know lot websites dont support it. I
have TLS enabled and it works on most secure sites. Opera already
supports TLS 1.2, I would like to see TLS 1.2 supported in upcoming
version of Firefox because it offers stronger security than SSL. thanx

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Post Posted April 1st, 2010, 11:28 pm

No, but there is an open bug. It surely is planned for a future release. Probably not for October.

Note that they plan TLS 1.2 and not TLS 1.1 but as TLS 1.2 is a superset of TLS 1.1...

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Post Posted September 20th, 2011, 2:53 pm

So TLS 1.0 has been broken... Its now time for 1.2...

This thread is over a year old.. Whats up with getting 1.2 into Firefox ? ... aypal_ssl/


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Post Posted September 20th, 2011, 6:03 pm

You are replying to an elderly thread. Locking. See viewtopic.php?f=7&t=2310053
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