[Mono-list] Validating X509 certificate

Mathias Tausig mtausig at fsmat.at
Fri Jun 20 05:05:53 EDT 2008

I am not sure much mono checks the validity of a certificates information
upon loading (Sebastien will probably know this), but a simple solution
would be to compate the SubjectKeyidentifier extension of your CA
certificate with the AuthorityKeyIdentifier of the incoming one.


> Hello!
> I've tried looking everywhere but I cannot find how to validate incoming
> certificate (that is from outside the system). I want to be able to check
> whether the certificate was signed by my CA (which certificate I have in
> the
> system and it's loaded into X509Certificate2 at the start). The only thing
> I
> found was X509Chain but I'm not sure how to point this class to use my
> CA's
> certificate. Thanks in advance!
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