Tspi_Policy_SetSecret - Man Page

set the authorization data of a policy object and define the handling of its retrieval


#include <tss/platform.h>
#include <tss/tcpa_defines.h>
#include <tss/tcpa_typedef.h>
#include <tss/tcpa_struct.h>
#include <tss/tss_typedef.h>
#include <tss/tss_structs.h>
#include <tss/tspi.h>

TSS_RESULT Tspi_Policy_SetSecret(TSS_HPOLICY hPolicy,        TSS_FLAG secretMode,
                                 UINT32      ulSecretLength, BYTE*    rgbSecret);


TSS_Policy_SetSecret   sets the authorization data for an object. This mthod also defines the handling of its retrieving. There are mand different paths as specified by the secretMode Flag.



The handle of the policy object.


Flag indicating the policy secret mode to set. Possible values are:
TSS_SECRET_MODE_SHA1 - Secret in the form of 20 bytes of SHA-1 data. The secret will not be touched by the TSP.
TSS_SECRET_MODE_PLAIN - The data passed in will be hashed by the TSP using SHA-1.
TSS_SECRET_MODE_POPUP - The TSP will ask for a secret by displaying a GUI pop-up window.
TSS_SECRET_MODE_CALLBACK - The application will provide a callback function for authorization data.
TSS_SECRET_MODE_NONE - ulSecretLen and rgbSecret are ignored and any object requiring auth assigned this policy will return an error.


The length (in bytes) of the rgbSecret parameter.


The secret data blob.

Return Codes

Tspi_Policy_SetSecret returns TSS_SUCCESS on success, otherwise one of the following values are returned:

TSS_E_INVALID_HANDLE - hPolicy is an invalid parameter.

TSS_E_INTERNAL_ERROR - An error occurred internal to the TSS.

Conforming to

Tspi_Policy_SetSecret conforms to the Trusted Computing Group Software Specification version 1.1 Golden

See Also


Referenced By

Tspi_Context_LoadKeyByBlob(3), Tspi_Key_WrapKey(3), Tspi_Policy_AssignToObject(3), Tspi_Policy_FlushSecret(3).

2004-05-26 TSS 1.1 TCG Software Stack Developer's Reference