Window.pkcs11

Deprecated

This feature is no longer recommended. Though some browsers might still support it, it may have already been removed from the relevant web standards, may be in the process of being dropped, or may only be kept for compatibility purposes. Avoid using it, and update existing code if possible; see the compatibility table at the bottom of this page to guide your decision. Be aware that this feature may cease to work at any time.

Summary

Returns the pkcs11 object, which is used to install drivers and other software associated with the pkcs11 protocol. If pkcs11 isn't supported, this property returns null.

Note: This property has been returned null since Gecko 1.9.0.14 (Firefox 3.0.14) and removed in Gecko 29.0 (Firefox 29 / Thunderbird 29 / SeaMonkey 2.26)) for security reasons. For more information on installing PKCS11 modules, see installing PKCS11 modules. See bug 326628 for details on why the property was removed.

Syntax

objRef = window.pkcs11

Example

 window.pkcs11.addModule(sMod, secPath, 0, 0);

Notes

See nsIDOMPkcs11 for more information about how to manipulate pkcs11 objects.

Specifications

Not part of specification.

Browser compatibility

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