[Opendnssec-user] SoftHSM devel list?
pspacek at redhat.com
Wed Jun 25 13:54:53 CEST 2014
On 24.6.2014 12:00, Andreas Schwier wrote:
>> Also, I would like to add support for CKM_RSA_PKCS and CKM_RSA_PKCS_OAEP
>> key wrapping mechanisms and I'm looking for guidance on this.
> As written before, you can only wrap an asymmetric (private) key with a
> symmetric key and a symmetric keys with an asymmetric (public) key.
> If you want to transmit an asymmetric private key from one place to
> another, then you need to
> 1. Generate a symmetric transport key
> 2. Wrap the transport key using the public key for encryption of the
My understanding is that for step 2 I need something like CKM_RSA_PKCS_OAEP,
The problem is that C_WrapKey in SoftHSM v2 doesn't support any asymmetric
algorithm for key wrapping. That is the reason why I asked for guidance while
implementing it :-)
Do you have any specific recommendation on that?
Petr Spacek @ Red Hat
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