Wednesday, January 27, 2016

New PyKCS11 1.3.2 available

I just released a new version of PyKCS11, a Python wrapper above the PKCS#11 API.

See PyKCS11 introduction for more details about PyKCS11.

1.3.2 - January 2016, Ludovic Rousseau
  • Add wrappers for C_Verify, C_WrapKey, C_UnwrapKey
  • PKCS#11 definitions: sync with Cryptoki version 2.30
  • Generate CKM[CKM_VENDOR_DEFINED+x] values on the fly
  • Fix use of a pinpad reader CKF_PROTECTED_AUTHENTICATION_PATH
  • lots of small fixes
  • Setup call make to build pykcs11_wrap.cpp using SWIG
  • Fix build on Windows
  • Small bugs fixed

I also noticed that I forgot to blog about the previous version: 1.3.1

1.3.1 - October 2015, Ludovic Rousseau
  • PKCS#11 definitions: sync with Cryptoki version 2.30
  • Add user type CK_CONTEXT_SPECIFIC
  • Fixes #9, incorrect assignment of pParameter for CK_MECHANISMs.
  • CKA_DERIVE is a CK_BBOOL and not byte array
  • Add digest() and encrypt method to Session class
  • Add samples:
    • key-pair generation
    • key-pair generation + certificate import
    • printing public key modulus
    • computing signature
  • small bugs fixed