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Requests_Transport_fsockopen::verify_certificate_from_context() public WP 1.0

Verify the certificate against common name and subject alternative names

Unfortunately, PHP doesn't check the certificate against the alternative names, leading things like 'https://www.github.com/' to be invalid. Instead

{} It's a method of the class: Requests_Transport_fsockopen{}

No Hooks.

Return

true/false.

Usage

$Requests_Transport_fsockopen = new Requests_Transport_fsockopen();
$Requests_Transport_fsockopen->verify_certificate_from_context( $host, $context );
$host(string) (required)
Host name to verify against
$context(resource) (required)
Stream context

Notes

Code of Requests_Transport_fsockopen::verify_certificate_from_context() WP 5.5.2

<?php
public function verify_certificate_from_context($host, $context) {
	$meta = stream_context_get_options($context);

	// If we don't have SSL options, then we couldn't make the connection at
	// all
	if (empty($meta) || empty($meta['ssl']) || empty($meta['ssl']['peer_certificate'])) {
		throw new Requests_Exception(rtrim($this->connect_error), 'ssl.connect_error');
	}

	$cert = openssl_x509_parse($meta['ssl']['peer_certificate']);

	return Requests_SSL::verify_certificate($host, $cert);
}