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encryption of XML file

Posted on 2014-03-07
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Hello experts;
I have one XML file and it needs to be encrypted by a cert.pfx certificate, what would be the best way to do it?
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by:alirezakaveh
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i have extracted data from database with Crystal Report and now i have a list of data in excel, right now i am using XML file generator
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by:mlmcc
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Visual Cut can export and zip and password protect the file if that is any help

http://www.milletsoftware.com/visualcutBenefit.htm

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Dave Howe earned 500 total points
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You can encrypt to a certificate and decrypt with the secret key in the pfx (pfx isn't required for encryption) but the question is - why? PFX files are usually used for transport security and email (s/mime) security, not file encryption (although you CAN do that with ssl)

what is it you want to achieve with this?

if you want to encrypt data with a pfx in a script, usually its best to have an activex control for that. http://www.ebcrypt.com/ is a suitable control for that, if that is really what you want to do.
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