[openssl-users] X509_CINF_dup fails with "invalid object encoding" error

Dr. Stephen Henson steve at openssl.org
Wed Feb 25 13:52:11 UTC 2015

On Wed, Feb 25, 2015, Jaya Nageswar wrote:

> I am also facing the same issue with the openssl 1.0.1l version.
> Appreciate if someone can provide their inputs on this particular problem.

OpenSSL 1.0.1l removed some invalid objects from the OID database. This would
create broken encodings. Now you have to initialise OIDs with a valid value
instead of the invalid default "undef" object.

Dr Stephen N. Henson. OpenSSL project core developer.
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