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From David Nalley <da...@gnsa.us>
Subject Re: [4.1] getVMPassword > how to decrypt
Date Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:45:17 GMT
No it doesn't. Keeping both destroys the benefit of public key
cryptography. The idea is that you can hand out the public key and never
need share the private.
On Aug 2, 2013 7:02 AM, "Antonio Petrocelli" <a.petrocelli@netsons.com>
wrote:

>  This key must alreay be on the system...
>
> Only i need to retrieve it.... API wan't.... i need a different solution
>
> Thanks
>
> Il 02/08/2013 12:51, Wei ZHOU ha scritto:
>
>  Antonio,
>
> For almost all clients, they do not want the provider storing the private
> key (on management server). It is a big security risk for clients.
> You have to store the key by yourself.
>
> -Wei
>
>
> 2013/8/2 Antonio Petrocelli <a.petrocelli@netsons.com>
>
>>  Thanks a lot.
>>
>> It work.
>>
>> I'm unable to retrive PRIVATEKEY with API call:
>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/docs/api/apidocs-4.1/domain_admin/listSSHKeyPairs.html
>>
>> the only way to retrieve is from:
>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/docs/api/apidocs-4.1/domain_admin/createSSHKeyPair.html
>>
>> but i don't want store this key...
>>
>> Do you now how i can retrieve it?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Regards.
>>
>> Il 01/08/2013 16:47, Harikrishna Patnala ha scritto:
>>
>> Yes the password is encrypted with public key of ssh key pair assigned to the guest
VM during deployment.
>> We can decrypt it using the private key of that key pair.
>>
>> -Harikrishna
>>
>> On 01-Aug-2013, at 3:13 AM, Chiradeep Vittal <Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com<mailto:Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com>
<Chiradeep.Vittal@citrix.com>> wrote:
>>
>> Isn't this encrypted with the ssh keys of the user? (createSshKeyPair)
>>
>> From: Antonio Petrocelli <a.petrocelli@netsons.com<mailto:a.petrocelli@netsons.com>
<a.petrocelli@netsons.com>>
>> Reply-To: <dev@cloudstack.apache.org<mailto:dev@cloudstack.apache.org> <dev@cloudstack.apache.org>>
>> Date: Tuesday, July 30, 2013 2:46 AM
>> To: <dev@cloudstack.apache.org<mailto:dev@cloudstack.apache.org> <dev@cloudstack.apache.org>>
>> Subject: [4.1] getVMPassword > how to decrypt
>>
>> Hello,
>> http://cloudstack.apache.org/docs/api/apidocs-4.1/domain_admin/getVMPassword.html
>>
>> after retrieved the password i'm unable to decrypt the encryptedpassword.
>>
>> Suggestions?
>>
>> Thanks.
>>
>> Regards.
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