Software components for Data Protection, Secure Storage, and Secure Transfer. Trusted in high security, mission critical applications for decades.

SecureBlackbox 2020 Beta Now Available

The next major version of SecureBlackbox includes numerous improvements to its API in order to provide easy-to-use, yet flexible and powerful functionality. The previous API and source code are available separately and will be maintained alongside the new API for backwards compatibility.

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Vol. 3 2019 - What's New


Security and Data Protection Components

SecureBlackbox includes a wide variety of powerful data protection, secure storage, and secure transfer components. Designed for use in the most demanding conditions, the components provide the best possible performance while offering granular control over all security options. Some of the world's most recognized companies have integrated SecureBlackbox into their mission critical applications for the past 20+ years.

All Major Document Protection Standards

CAdES, XAdES, Signing and Encryption support for PDF and Office documents. XML and OpenPGP Signing and Encryption.

Advanced Certificate Support

Certificate Validation, Creation, and Storage. CRL Management and OCSP support.

Secure File Transfer

Support for all common file transfer protocols including FTP, SFTP, HTTP, and WebDAV. Full TLS 1.3 support, optimized TLS 1.2 implementation, EdDSA/ECC support and more.

Authorization & Authentication

SAML IdP (identity provider) and SP (service provider), OTP (one-time password Client and Server components, KMIP, and more.

Uniform & Extensible Design

Very easy to use, with a uniform, intuitive, and extensible design. Common component interfaces across platforms and technologies.

Fully Integrated Components

Native software components for any supported development technology - with no dependencies on external libraries.

Red Carpet Subscription Vol. 3 2019 Now Available

IPWorks 2020 Release, SecureBlackbox 2020, Python, .NET Core 3.0, and More

IPWorks 2020 products are now shipping. All .NET editions now support .NET Core 3.0. Python editions are now shipping for all IPWorks 2020 products. JavaScript editions are available for select products, SecureBlackbox 2020 Betas are now available, and 3-D Secure has been certified for 2.2.

SecureBlackbox is available individually or as part of the Red Carpet Subscription. Download SecureBlackbox or read the full update details.

Product Features

  • Full TLS 1.3 support across the board.
  • XAdES, CAdES, and PAdES support.
  • SAML IdP and SP components.
  • Certificate management including PKCS11, CRL, OCSP, KMIP, etc.
  • A complete unified framework with a common, easy-to-learn object model and simplified interfaces that help you get more done.
  • FTP (Client and Server), SFTP (Client and Server), HTTP, WebDAV, Email, and other major Internet protocols.
  • Components are thread-safe on critical members.
  • Fast, robust, reliable - the components consume minimal resources.
  • Native development components for all supported platforms and component technologies.
  • Rigorously tested, rock solid components that have undergone hundreds of thousands of hours of testing both internally by our QA team and externally through customer installations.
  • Detailed reference documentation, sample applications, fully-indexed help files, and an extensive online knowledge base.
  • Backed by multi-tier professional support, including free email support and enterprise-level paid support.

Supported Platforms


.NET Framework - WinForms & ASP.NET Components

Fully-managed .NET components based on a 100% C# codebase, with no dependencies on outside native code. The edition of choice for fully-managed .NET applications.

  • Fully-managed .NET components written in C#.
  • .NET Standard and .NET Core support.
  • Works with Xamarin via .NET Standard.
  • Support for x-copy deployment in ASP.NET.
  • Support for Windows IoT.
  • Comprehensive integrated product documentation.
  • Seamless integration with Visual Studio.
  • Support for.NET 2.0 - 4.7.
  • Extensive demo applications for WinForms and WebForms (ASP.NET) written in VB.NET and C#.


Pure Java Beans (Java/J2EE)

Pure JavaBeans for Internet Programming. The very same components as in other editions of IPWorks, translated in Pure Java for extreme portability across platforms.

  • Pure Java Beans.
  • Includes an extensive library of pure Java demo applications.
  • J2EE version is optimized for sever side development.
  • Seamless integration with popular development environments including JBuilder, Eclipse, and IntelliJ.


Delphi VCL Components

Native Delphi VCL Components with no external dependencies. It features the same trustworthy components that come with other editions, available as native Delphi VCLs for real Delphi performance.

  • Native Delphi VCL Components.
  • Extensive Delphi demo applications.
  • Comprehensive integrated product documentation.
  • Support for Lazarus IDE and Free Pascal.
  • Support for Embarcadero Delphi 6, 7, Delphi 2005, Delphi 2006, Delphi 2007, Delphi 2009, and RAD Studio (2010, XE -> RAD Studio 10.3).


C++ Class Libraries (Windows / Linux / macOS)

C++ classes packaged in 32-bit & 64-bit Windows DLL's, and C/C++ libraries that can be compiled against many Unix flavors, including but not limited to Linux, Solaris, macOS, AIX, FreeBSD, etc. The version of choice for C++ programming on any platform or C++ development technology.

  • 32-bit & 64-bit C++ class libraries (windows DLL's).
  • C/C++ Libraries for Unix (Linux, Solaris, FreeBSD, MacOS, etc..).
  • C++ ARM Support.
  • Extensive console demo applications.
  • Demo applications and comprehensive HTML documentation.
  • Compilable source code for compilation on various Unix platforms.
  • Seamless integration with popular development environments including Microsoft Visual C++.
  • Framework for Objective-C (Cocoa) Mac OS X & iPhone development.

Included Demos

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