Nulls and Certs

The SSL cert issuing and validation process look clean individually, but this null character thingy spoils the party. Read more here. Good that Mozilla 3.5 is not vulnerable. Also, certain browsers restrict the validity of the wild card certs to a single level of indirection. Those browsers handle this case better.

By Raju Alluri

Blogging on my personal site since 2006, I try to cover both personal and work related events and thoughts in this blog. You can reach me on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.

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