[openssl-users] Is it possible to add a Client Hostname to an SSL Client Certificate?

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Wed Apr 29 19:35:46 UTC 2015

> But once I showed my work to people in my company, one of them asked me why did I choose not to add the client hostname to the Client Certificate, thus making it usable only by that specific client.

You put to put the client name or ipaddr in the subjectAltName extension field.  Then you'd have to put code on your server to verify that.

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