PKCS#11 Tracer getting started
On this page we will show you how to use the SandboxAQ Security Suite PKCS#11 Tracer to obtain a cryptography trace from a PKCS#11 application.
Before you use the PKCS#11 Tracer, make sure you have followed the installation instructions.
You will also need a PKCS#11 application that you know how to start from a command line terminal.
Tracing the application
To trace an application:
- Configure the application to use the tracer DLL (
pkcs11_tracer.so) instead of its original DLL.
- Configure the tracer to redirect PKCS#11 calls to the original DLL with the
- Choose a directory where the application has write access and configure it to receive the traces generated.
And run the application from the command line:
Once the application finishes executing, a trace and log files will be produced in the output directory:
Refer to the API Client manual for instructions for uploading a trace.
See Configuration in the PKCS#11 Tracer reference manual for a list of all available parameters and how to use them.