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DameWare encryption types

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Updated June 20, 2017


This article describes the encryption types in DameWare.


DameWare v9.0 and later


Refer to the following table for more information.

Connection initiator (name of machine or solution)

Receiver of connection (name of machine or solution)


Protocol (e.g. SCP, odbc ,.. ), port #


Encryption Method (e.g. TLS, SSH, )


Machine or User Authentication (e.g. certificates)


Data and flow direction (e.g. sending reports, receiving trades, ….)


Remote Control GUI

Remote Control Agent Service



SSL, AES-256

NTLM/NTLMv2, Kerberos authentication

Remote Control Data


Remote Control GUI

DameWare Central Server



SSL, AES-256

  • Windows authentication (use AD credentials used to log in to your machine and domain)
  • DameWare authentication, (your DameWare Central Server credentials).

Application License Access & Settings


Remote Control Agent Service

DameWare Central Server




SSL, AES-256

There is no direct connection from the MRC agent to the Server (the DameWare Internet Proxy Server is between them).


Access Logging 


Remote Control Agent Service


DameWare Internet Proxy  Server




HTTP protocol over TLS/SSL





DameWare Server  SSL Certificate


A certificate for binding must include a private key. A certificate without a private key is rejected by Windows and cannot be used for encryption of communication from the central server and proxy.


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