[Standards-JIG] Encrypted sessions
ian.paterson at clientside.co.uk
Sat Jun 10 11:52:27 UTC 2006
> Ian, I believe everybody appreciate your very cooperative
> approach. And the JEP is of very good quality, showing you
> did your homework.
> Speaking of re-use, I was wondering how much of the PKI key
> management that is usually available on today's workstations
> can be used to store the DH keys and integrated in a client
> implementation? Long hours have already been spent by others
> to make these stores "somewhat" secure. Leveraging these
> stores would IMHO speed up adoption. But I am no client
> programming expert. What is your view?
I agree implementors should use the existing stores where possible.
I expect you are aware that the "java.security" package includes the
"KeyStore" class which features a "store" method. I expect it would need
to be extended to support DH keys though - since they are not mentioned
I don't know which libraries are available for other languages (since my
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