Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 1290472
Error loading certificate file containing negative serial number
Last modified: 2016-11-03 21:35:08 EDT
Description of problem:
x509 certificates containing negative serial numbers cannot be loaded.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
go 1.4.x, 1.5.x
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Create an x509 certificate with a negative serial number
2. Load it using golang's x509.ParseCertificate function
An error is returned
The certificate can be loaded
See http://play.golang.org/p/zpXKadV5mo for recreation
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.