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Re: Adding an email address to a SAN

From: Melvin Carvalho <melvincarvalho@gmail.com>
Date: Wed, 14 Nov 2012 09:34:01 +0100
Message-ID: <CAKaEYhJKxWiKhb8vLoDENtTP6mNNCP=Nm_3j9qCyA8FB_QoneA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com>
Cc: public-xg-webid@w3.org, public-webid <public-webid@w3.org>
On 18 October 2012 21:35, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com> wrote:

>  On 10/18/12 2:31 PM, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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> On 18 October 2012 20:26, Kingsley Idehen <kidehen@openlinksw.com> wrote:
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>>  On 10/18/12 2:12 PM, Andrei Sambra wrote:
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>>> On 10/18/12 19:19, Melvin Carvalho wrote:
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>>>> It seems for the dogfooding use case of signing your emails for SMIME
>>>> you also need to add your email address to your SAN.
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>>>> Assuming I have got that correct, does anyone know an easy way to do
>>>> this?
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>>> You can use https://my-profile.eu :)
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>>> There's a cert generation page (https://my-profile.eu/certgen.php) in
>>> which you can specify an email address to be added along your WebID URI.
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>>> Andrei
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>>>   Trouble is that Melvin wants to complete the process by hand :-)
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> I dont necessarily need to do this by hand.
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> If you don't need to do it by hand then you have existing services in
> place to help you. Andrei pointed you to my-profile.eu (which you are
> familiar with) and I you can also use the service at:
> http://id.myopenlink.net/certgen .
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>  But I'd like to keep my existing cert just ADD the email on top of my
> http: URI.
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> You mean you want to keep your existing WebID since you can't patch a
> generated cert.
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> Reason is that I have the same key for a long time and it's also my GPG
> key, SSH, etc.
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> You can have multiple keys in the SAN of certificates that we produce. Or
> even simpler, cross reference your URIs in your profile graphs via
> owl:sameAs.
>

OK, I've managed to create a special cert for email only with the same key.

What should be the EXACT SAN for signing email?

I have:

URI: http://melvincarvalho.com/#me, mailto:melvincarvalho@gmail.com

But it's still not working yet ...


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