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PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

Last post: Thursday, June 15, 2017 8:44 AM by Support, 12 reply

 
Wednesday, January 21, 2009 4:08 AM - Francois

PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Hi,

Currently there is public-key support in Xshell/Xagent.

I was wondering if PKCS#11 support was planned for a future releases. Such support would allow user keys to be stored securely on a smartcard.

This functionnality can be found in some competiting products, so I was wondering about your plans on crypto tokens integration.

Best regards

Program Ver. : Xshell 3.0
Thursday, January 22, 2009 4:41 PM - Support

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Thank you for your feature request. We are now looking into this feture and will consider adding it to our future releases.

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Tuesday, December 8, 2015 5:22 PM - Matt

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
I would also like PKCS11 support. This is critical for my use of SSH clients.

Thanks!
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 7:05 AM - Dave

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
+1 for smartcard support.

I use a Yubikey to store my keys, with a subkey used for SSH. Historically I've used gpg-agent and PuTTY for this.
Tuesday, May 31, 2016 12:06 AM - terminal_command

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Support also wanted!

This software is great, but without that basic feature it is unusable to us...
Thursday, June 2, 2016 8:25 PM - Support

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
We're getting more and more requests to add this feature and our developers are currently discussing its implementation. Any updates and we'll let you know. Thanks.

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Friday, June 3, 2016 7:38 PM - Matt Peterson

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
We need this feature also. Without PKCS11 support, there are a large number of scenarios in which we can not use XShell/Xagent.
Thursday, October 13, 2016 11:29 PM - terminal_command

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Any plans / schedule for PKCS#11 support yet?
We're looking forward to start using your software full scale...
Saturday, January 28, 2017 10:43 AM - Łukasz

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Any plans for it?
I want use my yubikey :).
Monday, January 30, 2017 9:38 PM - Support

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
PKCS#11 support will be included in the initial release of Version 6. We appreciate your patience!

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Friday, February 10, 2017 6:01 AM - terminal_command

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
This is great news!

Any release date (even rough)?
Tuesday, June 13, 2017 4:45 PM - Kevin

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Hi,
Any 6 beta release ?
Want to use 6 asap. )
Thursday, June 15, 2017 8:44 AM - Support

Re: PKCS#11 support in Xshell/Xagent

 
Version 6 Beta will be released within 1 to 2 months. PCKS#11 support will be included in the beta.

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