step crypto nacl box open – authenticate and decrypt a box produced by seal
step crypto nacl box open
Authenticate and decrypt a box produced by seal using the specified KEY. If PRIV_KEY is encrypted you will be prompted for the password. The sealed box is read from STDIN and the decrypted plaintext is written to STDOUT.
This command uses an implementation of NaCl's crypto_box_open function.
For examples, see step help crypto nacl box.
- The nonce provided when the box was sealed.
To use a binary nonce use the prefix ‘base64:’ and the standard base64 encoding. e.g. base64:081D3pFPBkwx1bURR9HQjiYbAUxigo0Z
- The path to the public key of the peer that produced the sealed box.
- The path to the private key used to open the box.
- Indicates that input is not base64 encoded