Re: Change password on private key



Hello!
You wrote on Tue, 23 May 2006 21:38:49 -0700:

JB> Assuming you're using the standard Microsoft software CSP, there is no
way
JB> of doing this short of exporting the private key and re-importing it
with
JB> different security settings. It would be cool if password change were
JB> supported, at least, but this has not happened to date...

Thank you very much for your answer.

Basing on your words, it seems to be impossible to change security settings
for non-exportable private key? Since one does not have access to key
material, he won't be able to re-import it after deletion.

With best regards,
Innokentiy Ivanov


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