JDK-7163501 : Upgrade DSA support in the Sun provider to FIPS 186-3
  • Type: Enhancement
  • Component: security-libs
  • Sub-Component: java.security
  • Affected Version: 7
  • Priority: P3
  • Status: Closed
  • Resolution: Duplicate
  • OS: generic
  • CPU: generic
  • Submitted: 2012-04-23
  • Updated: 2012-04-26
  • Resolved: 2012-04-26
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Related Reports
Duplicate :  
Digital Signature Standard (DSS) [FIPS 186-3, June 2009] recommends longer key lengths
for DSA: 2048-bits and 3072-bits. 

Currently the maximim DSA keysize supported by the Sun provider is 1024 bits. We should
add support for the longer keys.

EVALUATION Already covered by 7044060: Need to support NSA Suite B Cryptography algorithms. So, closing this as a duplicate.