Certficate Short Cuts#

Although we can not guarratee these will be valid in all cases, it may at least give you that warm fuzzy feeling that things are working.

Verify Server Cert With Browser#

I know this is for ldap, what will a browser do ?
  • Obtain a CA Cert for the LDAP Tree
  • Import the CA Cert into the Browser
  • Lauch the Browser to the LDAP server with similar url of:
If the certificate is trusted by you browser; (eg. you do not get prompted with a dialog to trust the certificate) then the browser trusts the server that you are sending the requests.

Note: you will see garbage returned from the LDAP server.