gnutls_certificate_set_verify_limitsgnugnutls_certificate_set_verify_limits(3)

NAME gnutls_certificate_set_verify_limits - This function will set the upper limits to be used at certificate verification

SYNOPSIS #include <gnutls/gnutls.h>

void gnutls_certificate_set_verify_limits(gnutls_certificate_creden- tials_t res, unsigned int max_bits, unsigned int max_depth);

ARGUMENTS gnutls_certificate_credentials_t res is a gnutls_certificate_credentials structure

unsigned int max_bits is the number of bits of an acceptable certificate (default 8200)

unsigned int max_depth is maximum depth of the verification of a certificate chain (default 5)

DESCRIPTION This function will set some upper limits for the default verification function, gnutls_certificate_verify_peers2(), to avoid denial of ser- vice attacks.

REPORTING BUGS Report bugs to <bug-gnutls@gnu.org>.

COPYRIGHT Copyright © 2004 Free Software Foundation. Permission is granted to make and distribute verbatim copies of this manual provided the copyright notice and this permission notice are preserved on all copies.

SEE ALSO The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the info and gnutls programs are properly installed at your site, the command

info gnutls

should give you access to the complete manual.

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