[Help-gnutls] Re: OpenLDAP related flaw in GnuTLS

Simon Josefsson simon at josefsson.org
Wed Nov 12 11:24:10 CET 2008

I'm moving this to help-gnutls at gnu.org as it isn't really developer

Bejoy Abraham Mathews <bejnet at yahoo.com> writes:

> Hi
> I
> have been trying to setup OpenLDAP+GnuTLS. But not that successful.
> Could someone guide me on this or some link? In the meanwhile I am
> trying my best to set it up still...

I haven't used OpenLDAP with GnuTLS, so I cannot help.  If you post what
kind of GnuTLS-related problems you have, we could try to help.

> Hope these two complaints on gnutls, have been looked into, in the latest versions
> 1. http://www.openldap.org/lists/openldap-devel/200802/msg00072.html 

Yes, this was addressed in v2.6.0 by adding
gnutls_x509_crt_set_subject_alt_name.  OpenLDAP needs to be modified to
use it though.

> 2. http://rustykruffle.com/2008/07/17/ultimate-home-server-ldap-gnutls-nightmare/. 

I didn't find any concrete problem in that article...


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