OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.8.5.31 fixes RSA signatures problem with Java 7+

Half a year ago we have released version 1.8.3.5 which addressed compatibility with OpenPGP signatures verification with systems build with Java version 7 and above. Unfortunately it ended that we have introduced an additional bug at that time that brakes signature verification for each 1 out of 500 files created with RSA key and SHA-1 hash digest. […]

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OpenPGP Library for Java v3.1.3.6 with a critical bugfix

Today has been released version 3.1.3.6 of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for Java which provides a critical bug fix. The bug prevents decrypting .pgp data that was encrypted and compressed with the BZip-2 algorithm. The error message thrown in such cases is: “com.didisoft.pgp.PGPException: I/O problem with stream: java.io.IOException: Not a BZIP2 marked stream : Not a BZIP2 marked stream […]

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Recent updates in OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.8.5

The new version of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.8.5 starts with some new features that simplify key management and enhanced key export. Below you can see some short code samples illustrating the new features: KeyStore access by Index Additional signing sub keys Partial private key export KeyStore access by Index DidiSoft.Pgp.KeyStore items can now […]

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GnuPG 2.2.8 compatibility with Java

Recent changes in GnuPG version 2.2.8 in response to the EFAIL attack reject all encrypted data that don’t have Modification Detection Code (MDC) packet. In order to address this as of version 3.1.3.2 DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for Java exposes a new property in the PGPLib class: PGPLib.isIntegrityProtectArchives() PGPLib.setIntegrityProtectArchives(boolean)PGPLib.isIntegrityProtectArchives() PGPLib.setIntegrityProtectArchives(boolean) Example usage: PGPLib pgp = new […]

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GnuPG 2.2.8 compatibility for .NET

As of version 2.2.8, GnuPG/gpg will not accept encrypted or signed and encrypted .pgp files which don’t have integrity protection packet, also known as Modification detection code (MDC packet). This will be the default behavior of GnuPG from now on, and is their answer to the EFAIL attack. Our product OpenPGP Library for .NET exposes […]

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Compatibility with Java 7+ RSA signatures

As of Java version 7 and above the RSA digital signatures computation has been changed and signatures that were previously accepted by software build with Java may end being rejected with message like: “unable to verify signature: Signature length not correct: got 511 but was expecting 512” Solutions using DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET may […]

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Update to DidiSoft Privacy Policy

The new European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) goes into effect on May 25, 2018. We can assure you that all DidiSoft services are fully compliant with GDPR as of today. Not only is GDPR an important step in protecting the fundamental right to privacy for European citizens, it also raises the bar for data […]

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