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Bug 598656 - mysql fails to support chained SSL certificates
mysql fails to support chained SSL certificates
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Classification: Red Hat
Component: mysql (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Tom Lane
Martin Cermak
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Reported: 2010-06-01 15:41 EDT by Tom Lane
Modified: 2013-07-02 23:29 EDT (History)
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Fixed In Version: mysql-5.1.47-2.el6
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2010-11-15 09:33:19 EST
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Description Tom Lane 2010-06-01 15:41:59 EDT
Description of problem:
mysql will only read the first certificate from a server or client SSL certificate file.  This fails to support standard arrangements for using chained certificates (ie, those signed by an intermediate certificate authority rather than directly by a root authority).  It is possible to work around this by listing the intermediate authorities as fully trusted in the ssl-ca file, but that's not the recommended way to do things.  The intermediate authorities' certs ought to be appended to the certificate file, instead.

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See IT 939373 and discussion at
Comment 1 RHEL Product and Program Management 2010-06-01 16:09:00 EDT
This request was evaluated by Red Hat Product Management for inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux major release.  Product Management has requested further
review of this request by Red Hat Engineering, for potential inclusion in a Red
Hat Enterprise Linux Major release.  This request is not yet committed for
Comment 2 Tom Lane 2010-06-01 16:12:36 EDT
Filed upstream at http://bugs.mysql.com/bug.php?id=54158
Comment 9 Martin Cermak 2010-10-20 05:20:05 EDT
Performed only sanity checks. Setting SanityOnly.
Comment 10 releng-rhel@redhat.com 2010-11-15 09:33:19 EST
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.0 is now available and should resolve
the problem described in this bug report. This report is therefore being closed
with a resolution of CURRENTRELEASE. You may reopen this bug report if the
solution does not work for you.

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