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Date:      Thu, 26 Jan 2017 11:43:24 +0000
Subject:   [Bug 216492] net-im/pidgin: ICQ module can't connect using secure connection
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            Bug ID: 216492
           Summary: net-im/pidgin: ICQ module can't connect using secure
           Product: Ports & Packages
           Version: Latest
          Hardware: amd64
                OS: Any
            Status: New
          Severity: Affects Only Me
          Priority: ---
         Component: Individual Port(s)
             Flags: maintainer-feedback?(

On 'Advanced' tab if I choose 'Connection security: Require encryption' and
'Authentication method: MD5-based' - a connect attempt results into a promp=
t: [
Accept certificate for

The certificate for could not be validated.

The certificate is not trusted because no certificate that can verify it is
currently trusted.
View certificate button shows another window with this info: [
Certificate Information

Common name: *

Issued By: CN=3DGeoTrust SSL CA,O=3D"GeoTrust, Inc.",C=3DUS

Fingerprint (SHA1): 9c:24:9e:40:eb:67:09:2f:56:98:80:c4:df:7b:f8:4b:50:1b:9=

Activation date: Wed May 16 15:00:58 2012

Expiration date: Thu Aug 17 01:09:10 2017
And View Issuer Certificate button in it results into: [
Unable to find Issuer Certificate

If I accept the certificate anyways and try to connect - I am getting [
Unable to connect to BOS server: SSL Handshake Failed

This happens with both pidgins: the one installed from pkg and the one comp=
from ports.

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