'keytool' - Public Key Certificate Tool

This chapter provides notes and tutorials on the public key certificate management tool, 'keytool'. Topics include introduction of certificates and 'keystore' files, list of 'keytool' commands, generating private and public key pair, importing and exporting certificates.

Certificates and Certificate Chains

'keystore' - Public Key Certificate Storage File

JDK 1.5 'keytool' - keystore File Management Commands

JDK 1.6 'keytool' - keystore File Management Commands

Generating Key Pairs and Self-Signed Certificates

Exporting and Import Certificates

Cloning Certificates with New Identities

Conclusion:

Table of Contents

 About This Book

 Java Tools Terminology

 Installing Java 8 on Windows

 'javac' - The Java Program Compiler

 'java' - The Java Program Launcher

 'jdb' - The Java Debugger

 'jconsole' - Java Monitoring and Management Console

 'jstat' - JVM Statistics Monitoring Tool

 JVM Troubleshooting Tools

 jvisualvm (Java VisualVM) - JVM Visual Tool

 'jar' - The JAR File Tool

 'javap' - The Java Class File Disassembler

'keytool' - Public Key Certificate Tool

 'native2ascii' - Native-to-ASCII Encoding Converter

 Outdated Tutorials

 References

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