[openssl-users] Better understanding of EC encryption API
noloader at gmail.com
Wed Dec 2 21:10:16 UTC 2015
> In the past BouncyCastle and Crypto++ could not interop even though
> they both claim to follow P1363. IEEE did not publish test vectors, so
> each library had a misinterpretation that ensured they did not
> interop. Here were the issues for each library:
> * BouncyCastle
> - Label should be 8 octets
> * Crypto++
> - Length of the label specified in bits
> BouncyCastle fixed their issue in version 1.53 (about 2 months ago).
> Crypto++ is fixing their issue at 5.7 (in about 2 months).
> If you need a "gold" standard, then use BouncyCastle's implementation,
> version 5.7 or above.
That should be BouncyCastle 1.53 or above.
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