[openssl-users] Personal CA: are cert serial numbers critical?
tom.browder at gmail.com
Wed Aug 16 14:32:16 UTC 2017
On Wed, Aug 16, 2017 at 08:36 Salz, Rich via openssl-users <
openssl-users at openssl.org> wrote:
> ➢ So, in summary, do I need to ensure cert serial numbers are unique for
> my CA?
> Why would you not? The specifications require it, but those
> specifications are for interoperability. If nobody is ever going to see
> your certs, then who cares what’s in them?
Well, I do like to abide by specs, and they will be used in various
browsers, so I think I will continue the unique serial numbering.
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
More information about the openssl-users