Java GC Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
This book is a collection of tutorial notes and sample codes written by the author while he was learning JVM GC (Garbage Collection) processes. Topics include Java Garbage Collectors, STW (Stop-The-World), Serial Collector, Parallel Collector, Concurrent Collector, G1 Collector, GC Algorithms, Gener... 2018-06-17, 466👍, 1💬
Ethereum Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Notes
This free book is a collection of tutorials and notes on Ethereum and blockchain. Topics include Blockchain, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Mining, MetaMask, Wallet. 2018-05-11, 611👍, 2💬
"openssl pkcs8" Converting Keys to PKCS#8 Format
This section provides a tutorial example on how to convert a private key file from the traditional format into PKCS#8 format using the 'openssl pkcs8' command. Keys can still be encoded with DER or PEM with or without DES encryption in PKCS#8 format. 2016-04-12, 5181👍, 1💬
Certificate X.509 Standard and DER/PEM Formats
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on certificate content standard and file formats. Topics include X.509 standard for certificate content; DER encoding for certificate binary file format; PEM encoding for certificate text file format; exchanging certificates in DER and PEM forma... 2016-04-10, 130👍, 1💬
Summary - Migrating "keystore" Keys to "OpenSSL"
This section describes high level steps on how to migrate a private key generated in a JKS (Java KeyStore) file to an 'OpenSSL' key file. The key step is to convert a JKS file into a PKCS#12 file with 'keytool'. 2016-04-09, 102👍, 1💬
Certificate in PEM Format
This section describes what is certificate PEM (Privacy Enhanced Mail) format - A format uses PEM idea to convert a certificate in DER format to a message of printable characters. The conversion uses the Base64 encoding. 2016-03-30, 3134👍, 2💬
Key Schedule (Sub-Keys Generation) Algorithm
This section describes the Blowfish Key Schedule (Sub-Keys Generation) algorithm. It uses the binary representation of the fractional portion of constant Pi - 3.1415927... as initial values. 2016-03-17, 1077👍, 2💬
Viewing Components of RSA Keys
This section provides a tutorial example on how to view different components of a pair of RSA private key and public key using the OpenSSL command line tool. 2016-03-14, 1572👍, 2💬
Viewing Components of Certificate Signing Request
This section provides a tutorial example on how to view different components of a CSR (Certificate Signing Request) for your public key with OpenSSL. 2016-03-14, 573👍, 3💬
Key Pair Sample Program - JcaKeyPair.java
This section provides a tutorial example on how to write simple program to generate a pair of private key and public key for the RSA or DSA algorithm. 2016-03-01, 805👍, 1💬
RSA Implementation using java.math.BigInteger Class
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on RSA implementation using Java BigInteger class. Topics include introduction of the java.math.BigInteger class; generating large probable prime numbers; generating RSA public key and private key; validating RSA keys; determining cleartext and ... 2016-02-29, 2580👍, 3💬
Steps of Using DES Algorithm in JDK JCE
This section describes how to use DES algorithm provided in the JDK JCE package. Steps include building a secret key object from key material; creating and initializing a cipher object. 2016-01-24, 715👍, 1💬
What is ECB (Electronic CodeBook) Operation Mode?
This section describes what is ECB (Electronic CodeBook) Operation Mode - each plaintext block is encrypted independently without any input from other blocks. 2016-01-10, 2470👍, 2💬
Introduction to AES (Advanced Encryption Standard)
Tutorial notes and example codes on AES algorithms. Topics include introduction of AES (Advanced Encryption Standard); AES encryption algorithm; AES key schedule (round keys) algorithm and illustration example; MixColumns procedure algorithm; AES decryption algorithms. 2015-11-27, 255👍, 1💬
What is OFB (Output FeedBack) Operation Mode?
This section describes what is OFB (Output FeedBack) Operation Mode - each plaintext block is XORed with the current output block to be the ciphertext block. The current output block is the encrypted version of the previous output block. 2015-11-13, 1396👍, 2💬
DES Key Schedule Algorithm Illustration Program Output
This section provides the execution output of the tutorial Java program, DESSubkeysTest.java, to illustrate how DES key schedule algorithm works. 2015-08-09, 1785👍, 1💬
Subkeys of 3DES Encryption
Hi Doc, I have subkeys recovered through DPA. Can 3DES.c be modified to accept these subkeys as inputs for a cryptographic operation? Alternatively, can the main 3DES key be reverse generated from the subkeys? Thanks. firstname.lastname@example.org 2015-07-23, 2440👍, 1💬
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This section describes how to connect to a SQL Server 2005 through DSN with JDBC-ODBC Bridge.
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