This article describes how to Enable or Disable FIPS Mode using Group Policy. This article is provided only as a curtsey. Microsoft does not recommend using FIPS mode unless required.
Applies to: Centrify Identity Service, Mac Edition
Question: What are the steps to Disable or Enable FIPS Mode using Group Policy?
Answer: 1. Open Group Policy Management Editor 2. Navigate to “Computer Configuration\Policies\Windows Settings\Security Settings\Local Policies\Security Options” 3. Locate the “System cryptography: Use FIPS compliant algorithms for encryption, hashing, and signing” and double-click it 4. Set the setting to “Disabled” or "Enabled" and click “OK.”
Optional Steps: 5. On a domain-bound Mac, open terminal and type "adgpupdate" and wait for it to complete 6. Reboot