[openssl.org #1800] openssl verification should read algorithm from signature
> [[hidden email] - Sun Dec 14 13:21:24 2008]:
> I would like to write a patch to read the hash algorithm from the
> signature. But only if someone is interested in merging the patch. I
> make the effort to let it bitrot in a tracker...
This would only work with RSA PKCS#1 v1.5 signatures. Other schemes do
not include the hash algorithm in the signature.