Questions tagged [pkcs8]

PKCS #8 defines a standard syntax for storing private key information. PKCS #8 is one of the family of standards called Public-Key Cryptography Standards (PKCS) published by RSA Laboratories.

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Converting ECC Private key to PKCS#1 format

Is there any way to convert an ECC private key to RSA PKCS#1 format? I have tried converting it to PKCS#8 first using OpenSSL: openssl pkcs8 -topk8 -nocrypt -in EC_key.pem -out pkcs8_key.pem This ...
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How can I convert an ED25519 key in PKCS#8 to OpenSSH private key format?

I'm having a problem where when I export a key from 1password, and use it with ssh -i, I get Load key "/home/user/.ssh/private_ed25519": invalid format Doing a google search on this, it ...
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