Certificate validation with HTTPSConnection

Ned Deily nad at acm.org
Wed Sep 29 22:18:48 CEST 2010


In article <d07279e14b9bbb842bf97b8874f7d05b at ivanov-nest.com>,
 Velko Ivanov <vivanov at ivanov-nest.com> wrote:

> I've always wandered why HTTPSConnection does not validate
> certificates? 
> 
> It is fairly simple to use the SSL socket's validation:
[...]

Perhaps you can write up your example as a documentation patch to the 
http.client documentation page and submit it to the Python bug tracker 
(http://bugs.python.org/).

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 Ned Deily,
 nad at acm.org




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