Package softhsm

Software version of a PKCS#11 Hardware Security Module

OpenDNSSEC is providing a software implementation of a generic
cryptographic device with a PKCS#11 interface, the SoftHSM. SoftHSM is
designed to meet the requirements of OpenDNSSEC, but can also work together
with other cryptographic products because of the PKCS#11 interface.

General Commands (Section 1)
softhsm2-dump-file is a tool that can dump SoftHSM v2 object file for debugging purposes.
softhsm2-keyconv can convert BIND .private-key files to the PKCS#8 file format. This is so that you can import the PKCS#8 file into libsofthsm using the command...
softhsm2-migrate is a tool that can migrate SoftHSM v1 databases to PKCS#11. The default HSM is SoftHSM v2, but can be used with other PKCS#11 libraries by...
softhsm2-util is a support tool mainly for libsofthsm2. It can also be used with other PKCS#11 libraries by using the option --module Read the sections below to...
File Formats (Section 5)
This is the configuration file for SoftHSM. It can be found on a default location, but can also be relocated by using the environment variable. Any...