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gnutls_verify_stored_pubkey(3) gnutls gnutls_verify_stored_pubkey(3)

NAME

gnutls_verify_stored_pubkey - API function

SYNOPSIS

#include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

int gnutls_verify_stored_pubkey(const char * db_name, gnutls_tdb_t tdb, const char * host, const char * service, gnutls_certificate_type_t cert_type, const gnutls_datum_t * cert, unsigned int flags);

ARGUMENTS

const char * db_name
A file specifying the stored keys (use NULL for the default)
gnutls_tdb_t tdb
A storage structure or NULL to use the default
const char * host
The peer's name
const char * service
non-NULL if this key is specific to a service (e.g. http)
gnutls_certificate_type_t cert_type
The type of the certificate
const gnutls_datum_t * cert
The raw (der) data of the certificate
unsigned int flags
should be 0.

DESCRIPTION

This function will try to verify a raw public-key or a public-key provided via a raw (DER-encoded) certificate using a list of stored public keys. The service field if non-NULL should be a port number.

The db_name variable if non-null specifies a custom backend for the retrieval of entries. If it is NULL then the default file backend will be used. In POSIX-like systems the file backend uses the $HOME/.gnutls/known_hosts file.

Note that if the custom storage backend is provided the retrieval function should return GNUTLS_E_CERTIFICATE_KEY_MISMATCH if the host/service pair is found but key doesn't match, GNUTLS_E_NO_CERTIFICATE_FOUND if no such host/service with the given key is found, and 0 if it was found. The storage function should return 0 on success.

As of GnuTLS 3.6.6 this function also verifies raw public keys.

RETURNS

If no associated public key is found then GNUTLS_E_NO_CERTIFICATE_FOUND will be returned. If a key is found but does not match GNUTLS_E_CERTIFICATE_KEY_MISMATCH is returned. On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, or a negative error value on other errors.

SINCE

3.0.13

REPORTING BUGS

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: https://www.gnutls.org

COPYRIGHT

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Copying and distribution of this file, with or without modification, are permitted in any medium without royalty provided the copyright notice and this notice are preserved.

SEE ALSO

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit
https://www.gnutls.org/manual/
3.6.9 gnutls