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OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.8

March 9th, 2017

We are glad to announce the release of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET version 1.8 The new version is based on BouncyCastle crypto toolkit version 1.8 and provides DLL files for the following platforms: .NET Framework 2.0 – 4.6 Universal Windows (UWP) Windows Store (WinRT) Windows Phone 8.1 .NET Core 1.1 Xamarin Android and iOS […]

Long Hex Key ID’s in OpenPGP for .NET

August 23rd, 2016

Recent posts on the Internet described hacks that allowed intruders to fake Linus Torvalds OpenPGP key by providing a key that has the same short hexadecimal representation. A full Key ID is 64 bit long (8 bytes) but represented as a hexadecimal string it takes 16 characters (2 for each byte) and this was initially […]

OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.7.15.2 offers 2048 bit DSA master signing keys

May 12th, 2016

DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET version 1.7.15.2 was shipped today. It offers creation of 2048 bit DSA master signing keys in DH/DSS (ElGamal) key pairs and signing keys with non exportable (local) signatures. 2048 bit DSAmaster signing keys By default the library will create a 1024 bit DSA master signing key when generating a DH/DSS (ElGamal) key […]

OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.7.15 provides PowerShell commands

March 22nd, 2016

Today has been released version 1.7.15 of OpenPGP Library for .NET . Windows PowerShell support The major new thing in this release is a Powershell module with a wide range of OpenPGP related Cmdlets from encryption to creation of keys. The commands will be available in the Powershell console right after the setup of the new version. Check […]

NuGet private feed

January 20th, 2016

DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET as of today is available also via NuGet for existing customers, through a private repository available at: -Source https://didisoft.com/nuget/api/v2/ Check here the whole article for more details and explanations.

New digital signature checking in v 1.7.12 of OpenPGP Library for .NET

June 9th, 2015

Version 1.7.12 of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET completely changes the outcome of the methods that verify OpenPGP digital signatures. Fortunately the .NET framework allowed us to make this big change and still offer backward compatibility with the current code base that uses versions prior to 1.7.12. Read below: The old design The new solution Backward […]

Master keys for silent additional recipients

February 5th, 2015

Version 1.7.11.10 of OpenPGP Library for .NET offers a feature called master keys. What are Master keys? Master keys are registered on a per instance of the DidiSoft.Pgp.PGPLib class and after the registration they are used silently on each encryption and sign and encrypt operation. Here is an example scenario for this feature: An organization sends […]

OpenPGP Library for .NET version 1.7.11 has been released

September 15th, 2014

Today has been released version 1.7.11 of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET. This version offers support for ADK (additional decryption keys). With the help of ADK we can encrypt silently for a list of multiple recipients by specifying explicitly only one recipient. The information for the additional recipients is contained inside the encryption key and […]

OpenPGP Library for .NET v1.7.10 has been released

July 22nd, 2014

DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET version 1.7.10 has been released. A major change in this release is the possibility to use the library in MS SQL Server ™ hosted environment. How to Upgrade By default the new version is installed in c:\Program Files (x86)\OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.7.10\. You will have to reference the new DLL’s […]

OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.7.9 is released

March 11th, 2014

Today we have released version 1.7.9 of DidiSoft OpenPGP Library for .NET. The new version installs by default under \Program Files (x86)\OpenPGP Library for .NET 1.7.9\ Communicate with OpenPGP key servers The main new thing offered by this release is the ability to communicate with OpenPGP key servers. Examples for this functionality can be found […]