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Date 2013-02-04.17:07:19
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Can you explain how OCSP helps prevent MITM attacks?

----- Mail original -----
> De: "Christian Heimes" <report@bugs.python.org>
> À: pitrou@free.fr
> Envoyé: Lundi 4 Février 2013 17:14:32
> Objet: [issue17123] Add OCSP support to ssl module
> 
> 
> New submission from Christian Heimes:
> 
> Python's ssl module doesn't support OCSP [1]. The example code at [2]
> doesn't look too complicated. We should consider OCSP at least for
> 3.4 and may want to backport it to older versions to prevent MITM
> attacks on PyPI downloads.
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