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diff --git a/doc/man5/config.pod b/doc/man5/config.pod
index 7b50b099198c..3cc2d73a526d 100644
--- a/doc/man5/config.pod
+++ b/doc/man5/config.pod
@@ -262,13 +262,11 @@ Example of a configuration with the system default:
ssl_conf = ssl_sect
[ssl_sect]
-
system_default = system_default_sect
[system_default_sect]
-
MinProtocol = TLSv1.2
-
+ MinProtocol = DTLSv1.2
=head1 NOTES
@@ -355,8 +353,8 @@ Simple OpenSSL library configuration example to enter FIPS mode:
Note: in the above example you will get an error in non FIPS capable versions
of OpenSSL.
-Simple OpenSSL library configuration to make TLS 1.3 the system-default
-minimum TLS version:
+Simple OpenSSL library configuration to make TLS 1.2 and DTLS 1.2 the
+system-default minimum TLS and DTLS versions, respectively:
# Toplevel section for openssl (including libssl)
openssl_conf = default_conf_section
@@ -369,7 +367,12 @@ minimum TLS version:
system_default = system_default_section
[system_default_section]
- MinProtocol = TLSv1.3
+ MinProtocol = TLSv1.2
+ MinProtocol = DTLSv1.2
+
+The minimum TLS protocol is applied to B<SSL_CTX> objects that are TLS-based,
+and the minimum DTLS protocol to those are DTLS-based.
+The same applies also to maximum versions set with B<MaxProtocol>.
More complex OpenSSL library configuration. Add OID and don't enter FIPS mode:
@@ -432,7 +435,7 @@ the value.
The escaping isn't quite right: if you want to use sequences like B<\n>
you can't use any quote escaping on the same line.
-Files are loaded in a single pass. This means that an variable expansion
+Files are loaded in a single pass. This means that a variable expansion
will only work if the variables referenced are defined earlier in the
file.