Python & SSL

Benji York benji at benjiyork.com
Tue May 2 21:47:22 CEST 2006


James Stroud wrote:
> I have been trying to make an https client with python

You probably don't want to use the standard library for HTTPS; here's a 
quote from the socket module docs about SSL:

	Warning: This does not do any certificate verification!

I'd recommend M2Crypto instead: 
http://wiki.osafoundation.org/bin/view/Projects/MeTooCrypto
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Benji York



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