[Standards-JIG] Re: wildcards in certs
m at tthias.eu
Tue Nov 28 12:43:26 UTC 2006
Justin Karneges schrieb:
> The "at minimum" part confuses me. Does this mean an XMPP server with
> wildcards would want to use both otherName and dNSName simultaneously?
I think as well, that it is confusing. But dNSName is an otherName as well.
> I assume dNSName would be preferred over otherName, if it exists? If so, that
> should probably be mentioned. Hmm, what is the purpose of having otherName
> in that case, if dNSName takes precedence?
I don't assume this. I'd tell that the union set of both extensions
would be used, if both are present.
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