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Title: SSL match_hostname does not accept IP Address
Type: enhancement Stage: resolved
Components: Extension Modules Versions: Python 2.7
process
Status: closed Resolution: wont fix
Dependencies: Superseder:
Assigned To: Nosy List: christian.heimes, emeve89
Priority: normal Keywords:

Created on 2017-04-27 18:16 by emeve89, last changed 2017-04-27 18:32 by christian.heimes. This issue is now closed.

Messages (2)
msg292468 - (view) Author: Mario Viapiano (emeve89) Date: 2017-04-27 18:16
I need this patch to be available in python 2.7.13
https://bugs.python.org/issue23239
msg292470 - (view) Author: Christian Heimes (christian.heimes) * (Python committer) Date: 2017-04-27 18:32
In general we don't backport features. https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0466/ allows backports of network security enhancements. However IP address validation is not a security enhancement. You can either update to a new version of Python or role your own verification code.
History
Date User Action Args
2017-04-27 18:32:07christian.heimessetstatus: open -> closed

nosy: + christian.heimes
messages: + msg292470

resolution: wont fix
stage: resolved
2017-04-27 18:16:08emeve89create