RFR 8171277: Elliptic Curves for Security in Crypto
sean.mullan at oracle.com
Mon Mar 12 22:03:49 UTC 2018
On 3/9/18 8:25 AM, Adam Petcher wrote:
> New webrev: http://cr.openjdk.java.net/~apetcher/8171277/webrev.01/
>> I think somewhere there should be a sentence or two on the difference
>> between XECKeys and ECKeys and when you would want to use each. This
>> is important enough that I think some detail should be in the javadoc
>> to help users distinguish them. Perhaps put it in the XEC class
>> description. Maybe more details can go in the JCA security guide.
> I added a sentence to the comments in XECKey, but I'm not sure how much
> we should say here. I don't know if we should get into mathematical
> details. Take a look at the new wording and let me know if I should add
> more information.
Looks good. I would probably also put a similar sentence in the
XECPublicKey and XECPrivateKey classes just so it is not missed.
All other changes look good.
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