Parameters for Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Support

The use of Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) increases security when transferring data to the client and back. The server and the client must be configured accordingly.

SSL support can also be configured on the mobile device once the client has been installed.

You carried out the steps described in SAP Note 580497.

Parameters for SSL Support

Parameters

Description

MobileEngine.Security.SSLSupport

Activate or deactivate SSL support in the client.

Possible values: true, false

Default: true

MobileEngine.Security.HostnameVerifying

Activate or deactivate the check of the host name. If this parameter is activated, there is an HTTPS connection if the URL host name and the host name specified in the certificate (= Common Name entry of the certificate) are the same.

Possible values: true, false

Default: true

MobileEngine.Sync.ConnectionTimeout

Deactivate the URL connection test. This improves the system performance when setting up HTTPS connections.

Possible values: -1

Default: -1

See also:

For more information on other parameters: Parameters in MobileEngine.config

For more information on different methods for the configuration: Configuration of Mobile Devices