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TLS 1.2 Support in MDAC and SQLOLEDB

Ron the Polymath notes a change slipped into Windows:

The October 2020 Preview releases of Windows builds 1809 (KB4580390), 1903/1909 (KB4580386), and 2004/20H2 (KB4580364) include the following change:

– Adds support for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) 1.1 and 1.2 protocols when connecting to SQL Server using the data providers in Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC).

Click through for Ron’s experience and another update of potential interest.