[TriLUG] Converting XML Private Key
shawnlhood at gmail.com
Wed May 13 17:03:37 EDT 2009
You're right about the .NET part. This may help. C++ example included:
On Wed, May 13, 2009 at 4:26 PM, John Wheeler
<jwheeler at etherealfringe.com> wrote:
> I have run across something that has me quite stumped.
> I work on the receiving end of a data feed upon which the rest of the team
> builds an application.
> My job is data mapping and processing. Yes, boring... i know.
> Recently a client became concerned about the safety of some pieces of feed
> So they sent us an application called RSA.exe that generated a
> public/private RSA keypair.
> (example appended below)
> So we sent them the public key, and some fields in the data stream are now
> base64 encoded strings.
> My problem is that i have to decrypt these strings. And this is all the
> information that i have.
> Long story short, i cannot get OpenSSL to recognize this Key Store Format. I
> am tempted to say that is is an export format supported by the .NET
> Being an open source shop here we do not delve into such mysteries.
> If anyone recognizes or has a suggestion as to how i should go about
> processing a key store like this, I would be much obliged.
> Keys are in the format of the following: (real values but of course not the
> set we are using)
> Public key:
> Private key:
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