SSL_get_peer_cert_chain - get the X509 certificate chain of the peer
STACKOF(X509) *SSL_get_peer_cert_chain(const SSL *ssl);
SSL_get_peer_cert_chain() returns a pointer to
STACKOF(X509) certificates forming the certificate chain of
the peer. If called on the client side, the stack also contains the peer's
certificate; if called on the server side, the peer's certificate must be
obtained separately using
SSL_get_peer_certificate(3). If the peer did not present a certificate, NULL is returned.
The peer certificate chain is not necessarily available after reusing a
session, in which case a NULL pointer is returned.
The reference count of the
STACKOF(X509) object is not
incremented. If the corresponding session is freed, the pointer must not be
used any longer.
The following return values can occur:
No certificate was presented by the peer or no connection was established
or the certificate chain is no longer available when a session is reused.
- Pointer to a STACKOF(X509)
The return value points to the certificate chain presented by the peer.