gnutls_pkcs7_verify man page

gnutls_pkcs7_verify — API function

Synopsis

#include <gnutls/pkcs7.h>

int gnutls_pkcs7_verify(gnutls_pkcs7_t pkcs7, gnutls_x509_trust_list_t tl, gnutls_typed_vdata_st * vdata, unsigned int vdata_size, unsigned idx, const gnutls_datum_t * data, unsigned flags);

Arguments

gnutls_pkcs7_t pkcs7
should contain a gnutls_pkcs7_t type
gnutls_x509_trust_list_t tl
A list of trusted certificates
gnutls_typed_vdata_st * vdata
an array of typed data
unsigned int vdata_size
the number of data elements
unsigned idx
the index of the signature info to check
const gnutls_datum_t * data
The data to be verified or NULL
unsigned flags
Zero or an OR list of gnutls_certificate_verify_flags

Description

This function will verify the provided data against the signature present in the SignedData of the PKCS 7 structure. If the data provided are NULL then the data in the encapsulatedContent field will be used instead.

Returns

On success, GNUTLS_E_SUCCESS (0) is returned, otherwise a negative error value. A verification error results to a GNUTLS_E_PK_SIG_VERIFY_FAILED and the lack of encapsulated data to verify to a GNUTLS_E_REQUESTED_DATA_NOT_AVAILABLE.

Since

3.4.2

Reporting Bugs

Report bugs to <bugs@gnutls.org>.
Home page: http://www.gnutls.org

See Also

The full documentation for gnutls is maintained as a Texinfo manual. If the /usr/share/doc/gnutls/ directory does not contain the HTML form visit

http://www.gnutls.org/manual/

Info

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