[gnutls-devel] GnuTLS | SHA-1 root CA is rejected when %PROFILE_MEDIUM is set (#1202)

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Jacek commented:

> to make `%PROFILE_MEDIUM:%VERIFY_ALLOW_SIGN_WITH_SHA1` tolerate SHA-1 signatures in certs

That will be a security issue due to weaknesses in SHA-1. Some switch for self-signed/trusted/root certs only should be present, so that appropriate security levels might be maintained.

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