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JDK-8021907 : DRS: certificate element algorithm is supposed to default to SHA-256

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2013-07-30
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2014-02-12
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2013-08-01
Component:
deploy
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Priority:
P3
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
7u40
Fixed Versions:
7u40 (b37)

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Description
The certificate element has two arguments, hash and algorithm.
If you specify algorithm="SHA-256" everything works as expected.
If you omit the algorithm arg it is supposed to default to SHA-256 but instead it causes a NPE inside security libs code due to passing in the null algorithm
                                    

Comments
Verified using 7u40-b42
                                     
2013-09-09
SQE-OK to get this issue fixed for 7u40
                                     
2013-07-31



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