[gnutls-devel] GnuTLS | WIP: RFC7250 Raw public keys (!650)

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Fri Sep 14 12:00:59 CEST 2018

Nikos Mavrogiannopoulos started a new discussion on doc/cha-gtls-app.texi:

>  @showfuncB{gnutls_certificate_verify_peers3,gnutls_certificate_set_verify_function}
> +Note that when using raw public-keys verification will not work because there is no corresponding
> +certificate body belonging to the raw key that can be verified. For authenticating raw public-keys
> +one must use an out-of-band mechanism.

I'd give an example of such a mechanism, such as:
e.g., by comparing hashes or trust on first use (see the relevant section).

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