how to enable the internal client crypto on WPA_supplicant

Jouni Malinen j at
Fri Dec 4 01:41:04 PST 2015

On Fri, Dec 04, 2015 at 09:31:37AM +0000, Achuthan Paramanathan wrote:
> I am getting an error when I read in my private key (the same private key I use while not have enabled the internal crypto ie. using openSSL)

> My guess is that the format is wrong (not that difficult to see that :) )...but the question is what format if not the format is the same as for openssl ?

> PKCS #8: Expected INTEGER - found class 0 tag 0x10; assume PKCS #8 not used
> PKCS #5: encryption algorithm 1.2.840.113549.1.5.13
> PKCS #5: unsupported encryption algorithm 1.2.840.113549.1.5.13
> PKCS #5: Unsupported parameters

The format itself is likely fine, but the internal crypto code does not
yet support PBES2 which explains why this private key cannot be used.

Jouni Malinen                                            PGP id EFC895FA

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