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Sun Apr 22 12:25:55 UTC 2001

Where i can find the SSL patch ?

Nicolas DEFFAYET, NDSoftware - ndsoftware at
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-----Original Message-----
From: inn-workers-bounce at [mailto:inn-workers-bounce at]On
Behalf Of James F. Hranicky
Sent: Friday, April 20, 2001 8:21 PM
To: jmv16 at
Cc: inn-workers at
Subject: Re: AUTHINFO SSL Patch

jmv16 at wrote:
> On Fri, 20 Apr 2001, James F. Hranicky wrote:
> > I don't care if the remote users use SSL *unless* then try to send
> > me their username and password. That's the functionality my patch
> > gives.
> That functionality is in my patch.  You have two auth groups for the
> remote IPs, one with require-ssl and one without, and allow password
> authentication only on the first group.

Ah, ok.

> The trouble is that there's nothing in the protocol for telling the
> client not to try authenticating.  So you can stop the clients from
> getting anywhere by authenticating on a non-SSL connection, but you can't
> stop them from sending their passwords if they really want to.

I suppose the best we can do is make sure it fails when they try...

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