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// Copyright 2016 The Vanadium Authors. All rights reserved.
// Use of this source code is governed by a BSD-style
// license that can be found in the LICENSE file.
// Package iberoot defines an interface for requesting private keys for
// specific blessings in a blessings-based encryption scheme.
package iberoot
import ""
// Root is an interface for requesting private keys for blessings.
// The keys are extracted in a blessings-based encryption scheme, which in
// turn is based on an identity-based encryption (IBE) scheme (e.g., the BB1
// IBE scheme).
type Root interface {
// SeekPrivateKeys creates and returns private keys for blessings
// presented by the calling principal. The blessings must be from
// an identity provider recognized by this service.
// The extracted private keys can be used to decrypt any ciphertext
// encrypted for a pattern matched by the presented blessings.
SeekPrivateKeys() ([]bcrypter.WirePrivateKey | error)
// Params returns the public encryption parameters of this service.
Params() (bcrypter.WireParams | error)