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diff --git a/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/SSL_CTX_set_security_level.pod b/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/SSL_CTX_set_security_level.pod
index 0cb6c1f52a22..f85959e7c045 100644
--- a/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/SSL_CTX_set_security_level.pod
+++ b/crypto/openssl/doc/man3/SSL_CTX_set_security_level.pod
@@ -114,12 +114,6 @@ I<Documentation to be provided.>
=head1 NOTES
-B<WARNING> at this time setting the security level higher than 1 for
-general internet use is likely to cause B<considerable> interoperability
-issues and is not recommended. This is because the B<SHA1> algorithm
-is very widely used in certificates and will be rejected at levels
-higher than 1 because it only offers 80 bits of security.
-
The default security level can be configured when OpenSSL is compiled by
setting B<-DOPENSSL_TLS_SECURITY_LEVEL=level>. If not set then 1 is used.
@@ -180,7 +174,7 @@ These functions were added in OpenSSL 1.1.0.
=head1 COPYRIGHT
-Copyright 2014-2018 The OpenSSL Project Authors. All Rights Reserved.
+Copyright 2014-2020 The OpenSSL Project Authors. All Rights Reserved.
Licensed under the OpenSSL license (the "License"). You may not use
this file except in compliance with the License. You can obtain a copy