[Pkg-openssl-devel] Bug#541735: Bug#541735: libssl0.9.8: unknown message digest algorithm error in heirloom-mailx
fw at deneb.enyo.de
Mon Aug 17 18:07:37 UTC 2009
* Kurt Roeckx:
> So it seems that the verisign certificate is using MD2 for
> something, but I can't find for what exactly.
The self-signature on the root certificate is MD2. You generally have
to ignore root CA self-signatures because they are bogus certificates
anyway (if it says "Equifax", it's not really Equifax, etc.) and are
only used to carry the public key for the real stuff.
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