#17878 closed Bugs (Fixed)

SSL Certificates without valid certification needs alternative

Reported by: JohnPlayerSpecial Owned by:
Priority: 4 - Normal
Component: Streaming (Internet) Version: 18.0 "Leia" Alpha1
Severity: Normal Keywords: SSL CA Certificates certification
Cc: Blocked By:
Blocking: Platform: All


Me and other people would appreciate an option to allow unverified SSL for own sources (like Chrome, FF, Es File Explorer do) to get connection again (to private Webdavs, SFTP sources) - without forcing validation of certs.

atm people get: ERROR: CCurlFile::FillBuffer - Failed: Peer certificate cannot be authenticated with given CA certificates(60) without valid certification.

Why needed:

Having encrypted traffic is already one step above http/ftp - even without verification, and generally require using valid certification cause problems some people are not able to solve. Forum conversation: https://forum.kodi.tv/showthread.php?tid=331918&page=2

Change History (2)

comment:1 Changed at 2018-05-23T09:44:49+01:00 by Rechi

  • Milestone changed from Pending / Future to 18.0 "L*****"
  • Resolution set to Fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed

implemented option to disable peer verification at https://github.com/xbmc/xbmc/pull/13909

comment:2 Changed at 2018-08-08T20:32:09+01:00 by Martijn

  • Milestone changed from 18.0 "L*****" to 18.0 "Leia"

Milestone renamed

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