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https_ssl_verify filter-hook . WP 2.8.0

Filters whether SSL should be verified for non-local requests.

Usage

add_filter( 'https_ssl_verify', 'filter_function_name_8292' );
function filter_function_name_8292( $ssl_verify ){
	// filter...

	return $ssl_verify;
}
$ssl_verify(true/false)
Whether to verify the SSL connection.
Default: true

Where the hook is called

WP_Http_Streams::request()
WP_Http_Curl::request()
WP_Http::request()
wp-includes/class-wp-http-streams.php 106
$ssl_verify = apply_filters( 'https_ssl_verify', $ssl_verify );
wp-includes/class-wp-http-curl.php 115
$ssl_verify = apply_filters( 'https_ssl_verify', $ssl_verify );
wp-includes/class-http.php 352
$options['verify'] = apply_filters( 'https_ssl_verify', $options['verify'] );

Where the hook is used (in WP core)

Does not used.