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From "robert lazarski" <robertlazar...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Can APR use verisign certs ?
Date Tue, 09 Jan 2007 17:08:16 GMT
On 1/9/07, Mladen Turk <mladen.turk@jboss.com> wrote:
> robert lazarski wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > I'm using apr 1.1.3 with tomcat 5.5.18 and openssl . During my
> > research I noticed that self-signed certs seem to work , but I'm in
> > doubt if pay type $$$ certs from verisign will work. We've submitted
> > our csr to verisign , and if I understand correctly we need to use the
> > crt from versign with apr / tomcat / ssl . Can anyone shed some light
> > on this ?
> >
>
> The sole distinction between self-signed and verifed certificates
> is client dependent only. If the server certificate is not signed
> by the one the web browser trusts it will give you the message
> box with that notice.
>
> So if your self-signed works, the verisign-signed will work
> as well. Its completely irrelevant to OpenSSL.
>

That makes sense. However, on the client side I'm getting a "There's a
problem with the sites security certificate."  That's in IE6 , on
firefox I get a similair popup . We have registered the csr with
verisign. Is this solely a client side and verisign issue. Any clues ?

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