PBEKey

public interface PBEKey
implements SecretKey

javax.crypto.interfaces.PBEKey


The interface to a PBE key.

Summary

Constants

long serialVersionUID

The class fingerprint that is set to indicate serialization compatibility since J2SE 1.4.

Inherited constants

Public methods

abstract int getIterationCount()

Returns the iteration count or 0 if not specified.

abstract char[] getPassword()

Returns the password.

abstract byte[] getSalt()

Returns the salt or null if not specified.

Inherited methods

Constants

serialVersionUID

added in API level 1
public static final long serialVersionUID

The class fingerprint that is set to indicate serialization compatibility since J2SE 1.4.

Constant Value: -1430015993304333921 (0xec279007d7f7c19f)

Public methods

getIterationCount

added in API level 1
public abstract int getIterationCount ()

Returns the iteration count or 0 if not specified.

Returns
int the iteration count.

getPassword

added in API level 1
public abstract char[] getPassword ()

Returns the password.

Note: this method should return a copy of the password. It is the caller's responsibility to zero out the password information after it is no longer needed.

Returns
char[] the password.

getSalt

added in API level 1
public abstract byte[] getSalt ()

Returns the salt or null if not specified.

Note: this method should return a copy of the salt. It is the caller's responsibility to zero out the salt information after it is no longer needed.

Returns
byte[] the salt.