[openssl-users] [openssl-dev] Ubsec and Chil engines

Salz, Rich rsalz at akamai.com
Mon Feb 22 14:46:28 UTC 2016

> If we integrate the support natively into OpenSSL, then PKCS#11 URIs (see
> RFC7512) can be first-class citizens throughout the crypto and SSL APIs. Any
> function which takes a filename for a cert or key should also accept¹ a
> PKCS#11 URI.

It'd be great to see a crypto/pkcs11 directory with full native support (as much as possible).

But really doubtful to happen in 1.1 as the API freeze is in a month.

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