added in API level 1

GeneralSecurityException

public class GeneralSecurityException
extends Exception

java.lang.Object
   ↳ java.lang.Throwable
     ↳ java.lang.Exception
       ↳ java.security.GeneralSecurityException


The GeneralSecurityException class is a generic security exception class that provides type safety for all the security-related exception classes that extend from it.

Summary

Public constructors

GeneralSecurityException()

Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with no detail message.

GeneralSecurityException(String msg)

Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message.

GeneralSecurityException(String message, Throwable cause)

Creates a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message and cause.

GeneralSecurityException(Throwable cause)

Creates a GeneralSecurityException with the specified cause and a detail message of (cause==null ? null : cause.toString()) (which typically contains the class and detail message of cause).

Inherited methods

Public constructors

GeneralSecurityException

added in API level 1
public GeneralSecurityException ()

Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with no detail message.

GeneralSecurityException

added in API level 1
public GeneralSecurityException (String msg)

Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message. A detail message is a String that describes this particular exception.

Parameters
msg String: the detail message.

GeneralSecurityException

added in API level 1
public GeneralSecurityException (String message, 
                Throwable cause)

Creates a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message and cause.

Parameters
message String: the detail message (which is saved for later retrieval by the Throwable.getMessage() method).

cause Throwable: the cause (which is saved for later retrieval by the Throwable.getCause() method). (A null value is permitted, and indicates that the cause is nonexistent or unknown.)

GeneralSecurityException

added in API level 1
public GeneralSecurityException (Throwable cause)

Creates a GeneralSecurityException with the specified cause and a detail message of (cause==null ? null : cause.toString()) (which typically contains the class and detail message of cause).

Parameters
cause Throwable: the cause (which is saved for later retrieval by the Throwable.getCause() method). (A null value is permitted, and indicates that the cause is nonexistent or unknown.)