Protocol HTTPS

For the use of the protocol HTTPS an other configuration is necessary.

Certificate import

Select your browser

Use of stronger cryptographic keys in Java


As of Java 8 update 151 onwards strength cryptographic keys are included.
For this, WebAssistant version 2017/431 or later must be used.

Some web pages use longer cryptographic key, than in the normally delivered version.

Download: Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) Unlimited Strength Jurisdiction Policy Files for JDK/JRE 8

Decompress the ZIP archive

Copy with administration rights both jar files:

  • US_export_policy.jar
  • local_policy.jar

To the program directory of Java:

  • jre/lib/security/

These jar-files will be already there so you have to overwrite them

Start the WebAssistant afterwards once more.


If you use Java of another manufacturer, its policy files are to be used.
E.G., for Java of IBM