OpenSSL error

Jouni Malinen j
Sun Mar 18 10:29:12 PDT 2007

On Mon, Mar 12, 2007 at 07:18:47PM +0100, J?rg Sommer wrote:

> can someone explain me what this OpenSSL error mean and if I should care
> about it?

> CTRL-EVENT-EAP-METHOD EAP vendor 0 method 21 (TTLS) selected
> SSL: SSL3 alert: write (local SSL3 detected an error):fatal:bad record mac
> OpenSSL: tls_connection_handshake - SSL_connect error:1408F119:SSL routines:SSL3_GET_RECORD:decryption failed or bad record mac
> CTRL-EVENT-EAP-FAILURE EAP authentication failed

Something failed during TLS handshake. Please send more detailed debug
output (-dd on command line). Do you know which authentication server
was used?

> BTW: Querying the version is not an error. wpa_supplicant should return 0.


Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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