Net Warrior wrote:
With this configuration everything seems to work fine, but now, what
want to do is to force my clients to use a certificate to connect,
so, if I did not misundestrand it wrong, the demand options is a must.
So, when I change TLSVerifyClient never to demand. I've get the
following ( alway on my server )
linux:/etc/ssl # openssl s_client -connect localhost:636 -state
-showcerts -CAfile cacert.pem
This invocation of s_client didn't provide the -cert or -key options, so
no client certificate was used. Naturally the handshake fails.
Learn to use the OpenSSL tools.
SSL_connect:SSLv2/v3 write client hello A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 read server hello A
depth=1 /C=AU/ST=Some State/L=City/O=Internet Widgits Pty
depth=0 /C=AU/ST=Some Even State/L=City/O=Internet Widgits Pty
SSL_connect:SSLv3 read server certificate A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 read server certificate request A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 read server done A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 write client certificate A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 write client key exchange A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 write change cipher spec A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 write finished A
SSL_connect:SSLv3 flush data
SSL3 alert read:fatal:handshake failure
SSL_connect:failed in SSLv3 read finished A
6274:error:14094410:SSL routines:SSL3_READ_BYTES:sslv3 alert handshake
failure:s3_pkt.c:1052:SSL alert number 40
6274:error:140790E5:SSL routines:SSL23_WRITE:ssl handshake
Making some searches in the mailing list I found a guy who had the same
problem, and he was told that with the
demand option we force slapd to ask for a client certificate, and that
the client certificate is a must.
Well, now, I do not get it, cuz I'm authenticating against myself, with
teh certificates I generated before,
maybe ai have to generate a separate pair of certificates, do not know.
With never, and always it works as suggested by someone in the list, who
said that first we need try a lower option (never, allow )
to test if the server works ) my problem is with the demand option.
What am I mising here?
Sorry for my stupidity, I do not get it yet.
Thanks in advance and or your valuable time.
-- Howard Chu
Chief Architect, Symas Corp. http://www.symas.com
Director, Highland Sun http://highlandsun.com/hyc
OpenLDAP Core Team http://www.openldap.org/project/