Smart Card Application Development
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The smart card subsystem supports the Cryptography API and the device driver model for developing smart card readers.
In This Section
- Smart Card Subsystem
Provides high-level information about the modules that make up smart card functionality.
- Smart Card Concepts
Defines the smart card terminology and describes the interaction between users, applications, and smart cards.
- Smart Card Resource Manager
Describes the Smart Card Resource Manager which manages the access to readers and smart cards.
- Smart Card CSP
Provides information about the smart card cryptographic service providers (CSPs), which are dynamic-link libraries (DLLs) that enable access to specific services.
Provides information about how you can use the cryptography functionality to enable application developers to encrypt and decrypt sensitive data.