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Aspose::Words::DigitalSignatures Namespace Reference

The Aspose.Words.DigitalSignatures namespace provides classes to sign documents and verify signatures.


class  CertificateHolder
 Represents a holder of X509Certificate2 instance. More...
class  DigitalSignature
 Represents a digital signature on a document and the result of its verification. More...
class  DigitalSignatureCollection
 Provides a read-only collection of digital signatures attached to a document. More...
class  DigitalSignatureUtil
 Provides methods for signing document. More...
class  SignOptions
 Allows to specify options for document signing. More...


enum class  DigitalSignatureType
 Specifies the type of a digital signature. More...

Enumeration Type Documentation

◆ DigitalSignatureType

Specifies the type of a digital signature.


Shows how to sign documents with X.509 certificates.

// Verify that a document is not signed.
ASSERT_FALSE(FileFormatUtil::DetectFileFormat(MyDir + u"Document.docx")->get_HasDigitalSignature());
// Create a CertificateHolder object from a PKCS12 file, which we will use to sign the document.
SharedPtr<CertificateHolder> certificateHolder = CertificateHolder::Create(MyDir + u"morzal.pfx", u"aw", nullptr);
// There are two ways of saving a signed copy of a document to the local file system:
// 1 - Designate a document by a local system filename and save a signed copy at a location specified by another filename.
auto signOptions = MakeObject<SignOptions>();
DigitalSignatureUtil::Sign(MyDir + u"Document.docx", ArtifactsDir + u"Document.DigitalSignature.docx", certificateHolder, signOptions);
ASSERT_TRUE(FileFormatUtil::DetectFileFormat(ArtifactsDir + u"Document.DigitalSignature.docx")->get_HasDigitalSignature());
// 2 - Take a document from a stream and save a signed copy to another stream.
auto inDoc = MakeObject<System::IO::FileStream>(MyDir + u"Document.docx", System::IO::FileMode::Open);
auto outDoc = MakeObject<System::IO::FileStream>(ArtifactsDir + u"Document.DigitalSignature.docx", System::IO::FileMode::Create);
DigitalSignatureUtil::Sign(inDoc, outDoc, certificateHolder);
ASSERT_TRUE(FileFormatUtil::DetectFileFormat(ArtifactsDir + u"Document.DigitalSignature.docx")->get_HasDigitalSignature());
// Please verify that all of the document's digital signatures are valid and check their details.
auto signedDoc = MakeObject<Document>(ArtifactsDir + u"Document.DigitalSignature.docx");
SharedPtr<DigitalSignatureCollection> digitalSignatureCollection = signedDoc->get_DigitalSignatures();
ASSERT_EQ(1, digitalSignatureCollection->get_Count());
ASSERT_EQ(DigitalSignatureType::XmlDsig, digitalSignatureCollection->idx_get(0)->get_SignatureType());
ASSERT_EQ(u"CN=Morzal.Me", signedDoc->get_DigitalSignatures()->idx_get(0)->get_IssuerName());
ASSERT_EQ(u"CN=Morzal.Me", signedDoc->get_DigitalSignatures()->idx_get(0)->get_SubjectName());

Indicates an error, unknown digital signature type.


The Crypto API signature method used in Microsoft Word 97-2003 .DOC binary documents.


The XmlDsig signature method used in OOXML and OpenDocument documents.