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Sign "ArrayofBytes" with RSA-SHA1

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Posted: 08/22/2012 13:27:31
by Bremen Sistemas (Basic support level)
Joined: 08/20/2012
Posts: 17

Here is my code:

S := StrToByte(aString);
            Crypto := TElRSAPublicKeyCrypto.Create();
              Crypto.InputEncoding      := pkeBinary;
              Crypto.OutputEncoding     := pkeBase64;
              Crypto.KeyMaterial        := Cert.KeyMaterial;
              Crypto.InputIsHash        := False; //True;
              Crypto.UseAlgorithmPrefix := True;
              Crypto.HashAlgorithm      := SB_ALGORITHM_DGST_SHA1;

              InputBuffer := TMemoryStream.Create;
              InputBuffer.Write(S[1], Length(S));
              InputBuffer.Position := 0;

              SignBuffer := TMemoryStream.Create;

              // Sign
              Crypto.SignDetached(InputBuffer, SignBuffer);

              SetLength(S, SignBuffer.Size);
              SignBuffer.Position := 0;
              SignBuffer.Read(S[1], SignBuffer.Size);

              Result := S;

Steps of my Sign:
2 - Convert the string ASCII to bytes.
3 - Generate HASH (byte array) using SHA1.
4 - Get the HASH (byte array) using RSA-SHA1.

My question is:

In my code, the signature is already doing step 3 would be the hash of "S"?
Posted: 08/22/2012 16:40:23
by Ken Ivanov (EldoS Corp.)

Yes, under the above configuration the SignDetached() method calculates the hash over the data (S) and digitally signs it with the attached private key.



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