Posts Tagged ‘openssl’

Verify SSL certificate using OpenSSL

Posted: 11th March 2014 by Babar Shafiq in System Administration
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Use this command to verify the SSL certificate for the domain www.somedomain.com openssl s_client -showcerts -connect www.somedomain.com:443 If the certificate is correctly installed the result should contain at the end: Verify return code: 0 (ok) That’s it

Password encrypted files in Linux

Posted: 25th February 2014 by Babar Shafiq in System Administration
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  I am found of keeping password protected backups and most of the time I lost my super secret password thus unable to open my super important backups 🙂 just kidding. Like in windows we can simple right click and zip folders/files with passwords in text based terminals of linux I always want the same. […]

Installing MinGW/MSYS on Windows with OpenSSL support

Posted: 26th November 2013 by Babar Shafiq in Programming
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  Installing MinGW/MSYS http://www.mingw.org/wiki/HOWTO_Install_the_MinGW_GCC_Compiler_Suite http://www.mingw.org/wiki/MSYS Install MinGW (before MSYS) Download the MinGW Installer from http://sourceforge.net/projects/mingw/files/Installer/mingw-get-setup.exe/download Select Save File when prompted. Open the downloaded exe. Click Yes when Windows asks if you want to allow it. Click Next > on the Welcome screen. Select Download and Install and click Next > Read the License Agreement and […]