Error Code 52 On Signed 64-Bit Kernel Driver - More Signing Needed

In expanding our drivers to support Windows Seven 64-bit, we've run into a 
snag, with error code 52. We're currently using a minimal .INF to try to get 
one card working in just this environment, and once it works we'll expand it 
for the other 100+ products and combine it with our 32-bit .INF.

We have a certificate based on the VeriSign Class 3 Code Signing 2009-2 CA. 
We build the .SYS, sign the .SYS, make a .CAT with INF2CAT, then sign the 
..CAT. Previous (failed) driver versions are removed by uninstalling via 
Device Manager, and checking the checkbox to delete driver files. Driver 
installation starts out well, asks if we want to trust ourselves, and does 
not show the red dialog, but ends with a Code 52 failure message, saying 
something unspecific in the driver package isn't signed properly and warning 
that this may be the result of an attack.

Installing the certificate in the Trusted Root Certification Authorities 
store doesn't appear to change anything, so we don't think it's a problem 
with the certificate itself. Performing the build/sign/INF2CAT/sign steps 
from Windows Seven 64-bit doesn't appear to change anything, so we don't 
think it's a format problem. Our leading hypothesis is that there's an 
additional signing step needed; does Code 52 correspond to a more specific 
failure of signing than its message indicates? Is there a step noticeably 
3/19/2010 7:49:02 PM
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> In expanding our drivers to support Windows Seven 64-bit, we've run =
into a=20
> snag, with error code 52.

What will say?

Maxim S. Shatskih
Windows DDK MVP

3/20/2010 11:23:25 AM
Sorry for the delay, I got pulled off the project to do firefighting on 

"Maxim S. Shatskih" wrote:
> What will say?

I cleared the log and repeated the install (with the same result), and 
uploaded it here:

Based on my amateur reading, three times it doublechecks the .INF's 
signature, failing the first and passing the second of each pair; but it's 
ultimately the .SYS that fails, with "Error 0x800b0109: A certificate chain 
processed, but terminated in a root certificate which is not trusted by the 
trust provider.", and error code 52 is a cascade error, at "Device not 
started: Device has problem: 0x34: CM_PROB_UNSIGNED_DRIVER.".
3/31/2010 11:23:01 PM
We opened a support incident for this, and it ended up being signing without 
4/14/2010 8:36:06 PM

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