JDK-4938922 : Dynamic & multiple KeyStore support
  • Type: Bug
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: javax.net.ssl
  • Affected Version: 5.0
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Resolved
  • Resolution: Fixed
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2003-10-16
  • Updated: 2017-05-16
  • Resolved: 2003-12-04
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5.0 b31Fixed
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Description
The JSSE X509KeyManager currently can only be initialized using a single, already loaded KeyStore. Changes made to the KeyStore after the X509KeyManager object has been initialized are ignored.

This is insufficient for Smartcard support. The requirements there are:

 . the Smartcard can be inserted and removed at any time.

 . it must be possible to prompt the user for the PIN using an application specified callback

 . the user should not be prompted for the PIN until it is actually needed

 . it must be possible to use multiple KeyStores simultaneously (e.g. a Java PKCS12KeyStore plus one or more Smartcards).

A new class to abstract information about a KeyStore instance and a parameter class to initialize the X509KeyManager should be defined.

Comments
CONVERTED DATA BugTraq+ Release Management Values COMMIT TO FIX: tiger-beta FIXED IN: tiger-beta INTEGRATED IN: tiger-b31 tiger-beta
2004-09-02

EVALUATION Will file CCC (http://ccc.sfbay/4938922). ###@###.### 2003-10-16
2003-10-16