[Botan-devel] Thanks, minor issues & questions on RSA sign/verify padding, binary size
paul at packetship.com
Tue Oct 13 05:15:14 EDT 2009
Paul Clark wrote:
> Unfortunately when we first created the system we did it with SHA1
> and RSA primitives ('encrypting' hash with public key, 'decrypting'
> with private key and comparing with actual hash) rather than proper
> sign/verify operations...
Doh! This is the wrong way round. Of course we 'encrypt' (sign) with
private key and 'decrypt' (verify) with the public key, as in the code.
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