OTC Vote: Remove the RSA_SSLV23_PADDING and related functions completely

Dr Paul Dale pauli at openssl.org
Tue Feb 23 12:02:29 UTC 2021

+1 here too.


On 23/2/21 8:21 pm, Tomas Mraz wrote:
> topic: The RSA_SSLV23_PADDING and related functions should be
> completely removed from OpenSSL 3.0 code.
> comment: The padding mode and the related functions (which are already
> deprecated in the current master branch) is useless outside of SSLv2
> support. We do not support SSLv2 and we do not expect anybody using
> OpenSSL 3.0 to try to support SSLv2 by calling those functions.
> Proposed by Tomas Mraz.
> public: yes
> opened: 2021-02-23

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