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Re: [iaik-ssl] SignedContent and PrivateKey



Thanks to response

really I only want to know if  when use setSigner() method, PrivateKey is stored in SignedContent
object, or if is only use to sign


    Thanks again, Gabi.

Wilco Boumans escribió:

> Hi Gabriel,
>
> When signing a message, the private key is used to sign the content,
> but I don't think it is stored there. The private key is never
> transmitted, that would brake the fact that it's private...
>
> I think you can see this process in the S/Mime sources, but you'll
> need an unlimited developer license for that. If you have that, you
> can download the S/Mime sources.
>
> --
> Groeten / regards,
> Wilco Boumans
> wboumans@be-value.nl
>
> Wednesday, 13 December 2000, 11:42:41, you wrote:
>
> >     Hi all.
>
> >     I'm sending SMIME messages. When define a SignedContent insert
> > PrivateKey and Certificates with setSigner() method.
> >     Is PrivateKey stored in SignedContent or is only used to sign de
> > content?
> >     When Transport.send() method is called, SignedContent with
> > PrivateKey is transmited?, I don't think so¡¡
>
> >     really I only want to know if can send a SignedContent object
> > between two entities and if travel the PrivateKey object inside
>
> >     Where can I see this process?
>
> >     Thanks a lot, Gabi
>
> > --
> > Gabriel López Millán
> > Facultad de Informática -Universidad de Murcia
> > 30001 Murcia - España (Spain)
> > Telf: +34-968-364644 E-mail: gabilm@dif.um.es
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30001 Murcia - España (Spain)
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