[openssl-users] Is the structure of this CMS object correct?

Stephan Mühlstrasser stm at pdflib.com
Tue Feb 9 17:16:03 UTC 2016

Am 09.02.2016 um 16:39 schrieb Erwann Abalea:
> Bonjour Stephan,
> ...

>> I can also not decrypt the recipient.bin file with the "openssl smime"
>> command. Do I understand it correctly then that the input file is
>> neither a correct PKCS#7 file nor a correct CMS file?
> PKCS#7 and CMS are pretty much interchangeable.
> Here, your file is strictly not a PKCS#7v1.5, because in this version,
> RecipientInfo wasn’t a CHOICE (see RFC2315 to see PKCS#7v1.5 definitions).
> How did you generate this structure? Adobe Acrobat?

Yes, this structure was generated with Adobe Acrobat XI (document 
encrypted with "certificate security").


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