[OpenID] OpenID and HTTPS

Terrell Russell terrellrussell at gmail.com
Fri Feb 9 01:52:29 UTC 2007

Eric Norman wrote:
> On Feb 8, 2007, at 5:43 PM, Thomas Huhn wrote:
>     https://ejnorman.protectnetwork.org
> All I got was an error that said something about invalid
> OpenID URL.  I'm sorry I can't quote it here.  I was eventually
> able to log in using just http instead.
> My hunch is that this happened because the SSL certificate
> for protectnetwork says it's idp.protectnetwork.org and
> that doesn't match the DNS name I supplied (ejnorman...).

I'd guess that's the problem.  Sounds like they need a wildcard cert to
cover all the named subdomains.


Terrell Russell

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