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Client Certificate subject information

August 02, 2019 12:23AM
Hi,

My application uses NGINX as its web server and I am adding support for client certificate authentication. I have a requirement where after NGINX validates the client certificate and provides access to my application, I need to obtain the Subject field of the client certificate to parse certain certificate details from my application. Is there a way to obtain this information from the application level or does this information reside only on the NGINX layer? I tried using APIs like ngx_ssl_get_subject_dn from my application but that didn't work. Please provide some inputs or point me in the right direction if I'm missing something.

Thanks
Subject Author Posted

Client Certificate subject information

vz19 August 02, 2019 12:23AM

Re: Client Certificate subject information

Moshe Katz August 02, 2019 01:38AM

Re: Client Certificate subject information

vz19 August 02, 2019 02:15AM



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