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From "Marc Stern" <sternm...@hotmail.com>
Subject Re: SSL_CLIENT_S_DN and proxy
Date Thu, 13 May 2004 06:34:31 GMT
>From what I understand - and it seems confirmed by the test I made - the
header is modified (created) before Apache populates the value.
I tried with the header HTTP_HOST "RequestHeader set X-HOST %{HTTP_HOST}e)",
and the header is created, but empty.

Is the same feature available, but at the end of the treatment ?

Marc

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Joe Orton" <jorton@redhat.com>
To: <dev@httpd.apache.org>
Sent: Wednesday, May 12, 2004 3:27 PM
Subject: Re: SSL_CLIENT_S_DN and proxy


> On Wed, May 12, 2004 at 01:09:03PM +0200, Marc Stern wrote:
> > When using Apache as a proxy:
> >   ( brower  --https-->  Apache + mod_proxy  --https-->  Web server )
> > the Web server never receives the user's certificate info, because only
the
> > proxy is seen by the Web server. That means that all headers
SSL_CLIENT_*
> > contain the proxy certificate info, not the user certificate info.
> >
> > Is there a way to get the user's certificate info ?
>
> On the proxy use, e.g.:
>
> SSLOptions +StdEnvVars
> RequestHeader set X-Foo %{SSL_CLIENT_S_DN}e
>
> and the client DN is passed through to the backend in the X-Foo header.
>
> joe
>

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