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Posted: 01/27/2014 05:45:15
by Carlos Henriques (Basic support level)
Joined: 01/27/2014
Posts: 3


I'm developing a .NET application that at some point will need to add X.509 v3 certificates to existing PDFs.
I need to add the certificate to the PDF and add a visible signature (image).

What packages from the SecureBlackbox do I need?

Do I need just the PKIBlackbox to do this?
Or I aldo need the PDFBlackbox?

Thanks in advance! :)
Posted: 01/27/2014 05:52:30
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (EldoS Corp.)

Thank you for contacting us.

You need PDFBlackbox to perform your task.
Posted: 01/27/2014 05:57:01
by Ken Ivanov (EldoS Corp.)

Just a side note: you will also need HTTPBlackbox if you plan to timestamp your signatures with external HTTP(S)-driven TSAs.
Posted: 01/27/2014 05:57:18
by Carlos Henriques (Basic support level)
Joined: 01/27/2014
Posts: 3

Just the PDFBlackbox or PDFBlackbox + PKIBlackbox?
Posted: 01/27/2014 06:01:20
by Vsevolod Ievgiienko (EldoS Corp.)

PKIBlackbox is needed if you want to generate your own certificates or create PAdES signatures.
Posted: 01/27/2014 06:10:21
by Carlos Henriques (Basic support level)
Joined: 01/27/2014
Posts: 3

Our client is going to buy a company digital certificate from a certification company, so I won't generate the certificate and PDFBlackBox will be enough then.

Thanks for your support.
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