Closed Bug 653565 Opened 13 years ago Closed 13 years ago

Review when and when not to call cancel_and_failure for certificate validation errors

Categories

(Core :: Security: PSM, enhancement)

enhancement
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

RESOLVED WORKSFORME
Tracking Status
blocking2.0 --- -

People

(Reporter: briansmith, Assigned: briansmith)

References

Details

+++ This bug was initially created as a clone of Bug #479393 +++

> > We're supposed to avoid calling cancel_and_failure() here, because we didn't
> > set up an alternative way of reporting the error, right?

> This does the same as the other fatal error scenarios (see remainder of that
> function).
> Unless we decide to rewrite this function to deal differently with unexpected
> failures (would have to be done in a separate bug), this change is consistent
> with the remainder of the function.
Brian and I think this does not block "switch to pkix by default", but it should be fixed soon; moving it to a tracker bug for major PKIX related issues.
Blocks: pkix-major
No longer blocks: pkix-default
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 13 years ago
Depends on: 674147
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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