Secure Configuration Manager Windows Console Login Fails When TLS 1.2 is enabled

  • 7023700
  • 05-Feb-2019
  • 07-Feb-2019

Environment

Secure Configuration Manager 7.1.1

Situation

If TLS 1.2 is enabled, you cannot log in to Secure Configuration Manager windows Console

Resolution

Perform the following steps on the machine running the Windows Console:

1.    Install Microsoft OLE DB Driver 18 for SQL Server from the link 

https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=56730.

2.     Create the following registry String key:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\PENTASAFE\PSENTERPRISE]

"DBAProvider"="MSOLEDBSQL"

3.     Enable TLS 1.2.

4.     Restart the machine.

5.     Log in to the Windows Console.

Cause

Secure Configuration Manager windows Console communicates using only TLS 1.0