[openssl-users] FIPS, continuous tests, and error reporting
Dr. Stephen Henson
steve at openssl.org
Thu Feb 19 14:49:33 UTC 2015
On Thu, Feb 19, 2015, jonetsu wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> > From: "Salz, Rich" <rsalz at akamai.com>
> > To: openssl-users at openssl.org
> > Date: 02/19/15 07:43
> > Subject: Re: [openssl-users] FIPS, continuous tests, and error reporting
> > > For that matter and in a general sense, so far I've seen that many encryption
> > > methods do not return any error code. How does error reporting generally
> > > works ?
> > Really? Which ones?
> For instance, any of the void DES_*_encrypt(). This cursory observation is also supported by a vendor application code such as:
The low level cipher and digest APIs cannot be used in FIPS mode: you have to
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