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Re: RSA wrapping/unwrapping

From: Ryan Sleevi <sleevi@google.com>
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2014 04:13:31 -0700
Message-ID: <CACvaWvZUaFVCDnckhhjafFVFLQ2DzgeWANbu1rZkPSD4ctCMTQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Kelsey Cairns <kelsey.cairns@inria.fr>
Cc: public-webcrypto@w3.org
On Mar 28, 2014 4:06 AM, "Kelsey Cairns" <kelsey.cairns@inria.fr> wrote:
> Hey Everyone,
> The table at the beginning of section 18.1 lists wrapKey and unwrapKey as
operations for both RSAES-PCKS1-v1_5 and RSA-OAEP. But if you scroll down
through the 'Operations' section for each of those algorithms, those
operations aren't defined. What is intended here?
> Kelsey

See 14.3.11, Step 13.

The wrap/unwrap should be omitted from the table, as they are covered by
the generic encrypt/decrypt.

However, in the case of RSAES, it should likely omit encrypt/decrypt and
ONLY support wrap/unwrap.
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