[Standards] Re: XEP-178

Mridul mridul at sun.com
Fri Feb 2 02:44:59 UTC 2007

Matthias Wimmer wrote:
> Hi Peter!
> Peter Saint-Andre schrieb:
>> We would not forbid it for servers, but we would not require it 
>> either. Or at least we would say that you should check the dnsName 
>> first. This would modify the text in rfc3920bis.
> I'll have to check what we currently have in the XEP. The way I 
> implemented it is: check if there is a matching id-on-xmppAddr or 
> dNSName (doesn't matter in which order this is done). If there was a 
> match => accept. If there was no match, but on of these two extensions 
> was present => decline. Else => check CN.
> Matthias
Hi Matthias,

We always check CN in case xmpp-oid and/or dnsName do not match the 
asserted domain.


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