Netgate SG-1000 microFirewall

Author Topic: How to employ OpenSWAN "raw" RSA keys?  (Read 2554 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline shamrock

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 11
  • Karma: +0/-0
    • View Profile
How to employ OpenSWAN "raw" RSA keys?
« on: March 18, 2011, 04:47:46 pm »
How can I establish an IPSec tunnel between pfSense and an OpenSWAN gateway that requires the use of a "raw" RSA key in RFC 2537 format?

I cannot presently find a way to enter such a "raw" RSA key into pfSense provided to me by the other side, nor can I find a way to generate such a "raw" RSA key in pfSense. I do see the options to use an X.509 certificate or PSK, but such a "raw" RSA key is neither of those two.

I am using a recent build of pfSense 2.0.

Thanks in advance,

Offline jimp

  • Administrator
  • Hero Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 21619
  • Karma: +1484/-26
    • View Profile
Re: How to employ OpenSWAN "raw" RSA keys?
« Reply #1 on: March 30, 2011, 09:31:12 am »
I don't think that our IPsec daemon supports keys like that. OpenSWAN does work with PSK mode, however.
Need help fast? Commercial Support!

Co-Author of pfSense: The Definitive Guide. - Check the Doc Wiki for FAQs.

Do not PM for help!