[openssl-users] dates, times, durations in next release (commands)

Michael Sierchio kudzu at tenebras.com
Tue Sep 6 18:03:02 UTC 2016

On Tue, Sep 6, 2016 at 10:40 AM, Jakob Bohm <jb-openssl at wisemo.com> wrote:

> Another related (long standing) issue is the inability to
> state an "as of" date to the various commands and APIs that
> validate signatures, certificates etc.  Both past and future
> dates can be needed in various use cases.


That would be really useful. An expired or revoked certificate may still be
used to verify a signature generated at a time when the certificate was

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wiser, but an intelligent man requires only two thousand five hundred."

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