How do I decode/parse a X509 SSL Cert

require 'openssl'

cert =


On Sep 3, 3:43 pm, marc spitzer <> wrote:


Did a bit of googleing on this and did not have much luck.
I would like to connect to a ssl webserver and download the
cert. Then I would like to decode the cert and pares out some
fields of interest, host name and expire date, and make it a
report that gets mailed out weekly.

My question is what would be the best way to get and decode the