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Error opening storage

Posted: 06/14/2007 04:14:04
by Tomasz Sawicki (Standard support level)
Joined: 06/14/2007
Posts: 19


I just installed trial version of SecureBlackBox for .NET and I'm facing problems with accessing PKCS #11 device. I'm running sample application CryptoTokenDemo. When I try to open storage (that is PKCS #11 Library file) the error show saying:
"Error opening storage: ...
with additional message in Polish language which I would translate to:
"Failed to load DLL library 'SecureBlackbox_PKCS11Proxy': The specified module could not be found. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x8007007E)"

I'm sure that the library I choose is a PKCS #11 library (Oberthur Card Systems Pkcs#11 library) - it works with another software. The same problem occurs with another PKCS #11 libraries installed on my system - CryptoCard PKCS#11 library and Siemens Card API PKCS#11 Module.

Could you please try to help me with this problem?
If you need the Oberthur libraries I use, you can get it from
Posted: 06/14/2007 06:29:58
by Eugene Mayevski (Team)

Please re-read the message. It doesn't tell you about your PKCS#11 driver. It tells you about a specific library which is part of SecureBlackbox.

Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski
Posted: 06/14/2007 07:38:27
by Tomasz Sawicki (Standard support level)
Joined: 06/14/2007
Posts: 19

Thank you for your prompt response, it works now.

One more question. Does your product supports or will support Cryptographic Message Syntax of signing data?

Posted: 06/14/2007 07:48:54
by Eugene Mayevski (Team)

See ElMessageSigner / ElMessageVerifier classes. CMS is a more advanced and updated version of PKCS#7, and it's supported by the mentioned classes.

Sincerely yours
Eugene Mayevski



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