[openssl-users] Sending files in SSL communication

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Wed Jul 22 11:35:43 UTC 2015

> But there is a way in which the server sends a test( for example a random number) and the client signs it with his private key right?

It's called mutual (or client-side) authentication and is part of the TLS protocol.  The client must have an X.509-style certificate.

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