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Re: RSA blind signatures

From: Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>
Date: Fri, 23 Nov 2012 02:43:38 -0800
Message-ID: <CACvaWvYN5oCVE-mhyTL7MB=RVxh0Au2AVQBe3Hxspd2+7qfNqA@mail.gmail.com>
To: Stefan Xenon <stefanxe@gmx.net>
Cc: public-webcrypto-comments@w3.org
A bigint API has not been proposed.
On Nov 23, 2012 1:47 AM, "Stefan Xenon" <stefanxe@gmx.net> wrote:

> Hi!
> We are developing a system (www.opencoin.org) which uses Chaum's RSA
> blind signatures. Of course I don't expect the Web Crypto API to
> natively support blind signatures. Instead we would like to utilize
> "raw" big integer operations to speed up our calculations. But In your
> current draft I couldn't find such basic operations exposed to web
> applications. Primarily we would need big integer operations for
> exponentiation and inverting (both modulo). Did I overlook such
> functions? Or would it be possible for your API to expose such functions
> to web applications?
> Regards,
> Stefan
Received on Friday, 23 November 2012 10:44:09 UTC

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