RSA signature verification: Inputs to Precompile contract

by Sanjay S B   Last Updated October 09, 2019 12:28 PM - source

I am trying to verify an RSA signature using Ethereum smart contract. I have some doubts regarding my design.

I am using the precompile at address 0X05 to generate s^e mod n, where s is the signature to be verified, e is the exponent used during key generation. n is the public Key. I understand that I have to provide s, e and n as uint256.


I will compare the value obtained as output from precompile to compare with the original message's hex. Is this the right way?

I am able to get e as a number in JavaScript but s and n I have are buffers. how do I convert them to integer to use in the smart contract invocation?

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