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Old 08-16-2012, 11:32 AM
"Karl E. Jorgensen"
 
Default ssl-cert-snakeoil certificate.

Hi

On Thu, Aug 16, 2012 at 11:57:01AM +0100, Mauro wrote:
> Hello.
> I've installed ssl-cert package and I've found between others a
> ssl-cert-snakeoil.pem and ssl-cert.snakeoil.key that I use for my
> https servers.
> Is that a sort of default certificate?

Yes - IIRC it is a simple self-signed certificate. No decent browser
should trust it, so you don't want to use that "in the wild".

Hope this helps
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Old 08-16-2012, 03:44 PM
Camaleón
 
Default ssl-cert-snakeoil certificate.

On Thu, 16 Aug 2012 12:57:01 +0200, Mauro wrote:

> I've installed ssl-cert package and I've found between others a
> ssl-cert-snakeoil.pem and ssl-cert.snakeoil.key that I use for my https
> servers.
> Is that a sort of default certificate?

"man make-ssl-cert" it explains very well ;-)

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