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nsIBadCertListener.idl

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#include "nsISupports.idl"

interface nsIX509Cert;
interface nsIInterfaceRequestor;

/**
 * Functions that display warnings for problems with web site trust.
 *
 * @status FROZEN
 */
[scriptable, uuid(86960956-edb0-11d4-998b-00b0d02354a0)]
00051 interface nsIBadCertListener : nsISupports {

  /**
   *  No decision was made by the user, whether to trust a cert.
   */
00056   const short UNINIT_ADD_FLAG = -1;

  /**
   *  The user decided to add trust to a certificate temporarily
   *  for the current application session only.
   */
00062   const short ADD_TRUSTED_FOR_SESSION = 1;

  /**
   *  The user decided to add trust to a certificate permanently.
   */
00067   const short ADD_TRUSTED_PERMANENTLY = 2;

  /**
   *  Inform the user there are problems with the trust of a certificate,
   *  and request a decision from the user.
   *  The UI should offer the user a way to look at the certificate in detail.
   *  The following is a sample UI message to be shown to the user:
   *
   *    Unable to verify the identity of %S as a trusted site.
   *    Possible reasons for this error:
   *    - Your browser does not recognize the Certificate Authority 
   *      that issued the site's certificate.
   *    - The site's certificate is incomplete due to a 
   *      server misconfiguration.
   *    - You are connected to a site pretending to be %S, 
   *      possibly to obtain your confidential information.
   *    Please notify the site's webmaster about this problem.
   *    Before accepting this certificate, you should examine this site's 
   *      certificate carefully. Are you willing to to accept this certificate 
   *      for the purpose of identifying the Web site %S?
   *    o Accept this certificate permanently
   *    x Accept this certificate temporarily for this session
   *    o Do not accept this certificate and do not connect to this Web site
   *
   *  @param socketInfo A network communication context that can be used to obtain more information
   *                    about the active connection.
   *  @param cert The certificate that is not trusted and that is having the problem.
   *  @param certAddType The user's trust decision. See constants defined above.
   *
   *  @return true if the user decided to connect anyway, false if the user decided to not connect
   */
  boolean confirmUnknownIssuer(in nsIInterfaceRequestor socketInfo, 
                               in nsIX509Cert cert,
                               out short certAddType);

  /**
   *  Inform the user there are problems with the trust of a certificate,
   *  and request a decision from the user.
   *  The hostname mentioned in the server's certificate is not the hostname
   *  that was used as a destination address for the current connection.
   *
   *  @param socketInfo A network communication context that can be used to obtain more information
   *                    about the active connection.
   *  @param targetURL The URL that was used to open the current connection.
   *  @param cert The certificate that was presented by the server.
   *
   *  @return true if the user decided to connect anyway, false if the user decided to not connect
   */
  boolean confirmMismatchDomain(in nsIInterfaceRequestor socketInfo,
                                in AUTF8String targetURL,
                                in nsIX509Cert cert);

  /**
   *  Inform the user there are problems with the trust of a certificate,
   *  and request a decision from the user.
   *  The certificate presented by the server is no longer valid because 
   *  the validity period has expired.
   *
   *  @param socketInfo A network communication context that can be used to obtain more information
   *                    about the active connection.
   *  @param cert The certificate that was presented by the server.
   *
   *  @return true if the user decided to connect anyway, false if the user decided to not connect
   */
  boolean confirmCertExpired(in nsIInterfaceRequestor socketInfo,
                             in nsIX509Cert cert);

  /**
   *  Inform the user there are problems with the trust of a certificate,
   *  and request a decision from the user.
   *  The Certificate Authority (CA) that issued the server's certificate has issued a 
   *  Certificate Revocation List (CRL). 
   *  However, the application does not have a current version of the CA's CRL.
   *  Due to the application configuration, the application disallows the connection
   *  to the remote site.
   *
   *  @param socketInfo A network communication context that can be used to obtain more information
   *                    about the active connection.
   *  @param targetURL The URL that was used to open the current connection.
   *  @param cert The certificate that was presented by the server.
   */
  void notifyCrlNextupdate(in nsIInterfaceRequestor socketInfo,
                           in AUTF8String targetURL, in nsIX509Cert cert);

};

%{C++
#define NS_BADCERTLISTENER_CONTRACTID "@mozilla.org/nsBadCertListener;1"
%}

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