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Issue with LDAPVerifyServerCert flag using Apache

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If LDAPVerifyServerCert is enabled in SSL , authentication fails with Message simple bind failed. If LDAPVerifyServerCert is disabled in SSL there is no issue.

LDAP server is OpenLdap.

What configuration w.r.t LDAP/SSL I need to check so that authentication succeeds with LDAPVerifyServerCertflag ON.

posted Jun 27, 2013 by anonymous

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What certificate are you using? I guess if self sign it will never get verified.

answer Jun 27, 2013 by anonymous
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