SSL & Securing DyKnow Traffic on the Network


Configuring SSL on the DyKnow server does not require any changes to the DyKnow Application or Database components.  All SSL settings are configured within IIS.  Please see the following Microsoft articles for more information on configuring SSL.

Note: DyKnow 5.x does not support self-signed SSL certificates.  More here.

Once configured, the DyKnow client communication settings will need to be reconfigured to use SSL on all DyKnow workstations.  A properly formatted Communications String in the DyKnow client will appear as follows:


Note the inclusion of the s after the word DyKnow.  Port# is only required if using a port other than 443.

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