IV21724: JGSS DECRYPTION SOMETIMES FAILED WITH JAVA.LANG.ILLEGALARGUMENTEXCEPTION: BAD KEY SIZE

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When AS-REP returns with AES type, the JGSS decryption sometimes
    failed with "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Bad key size;
    expected size 16, actual size 8".
    
    JARs affected:
    ibmjgssprovider.jar
    
    JVMs affected:
    JDK  6.0
    

Local fix

  • Level 3 to update
    

Problem summary

  • When AS-REP returns with AES type, the JGSS decryption sometimes
    failed with "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Bad key size;
    expected size 16, actual size 8".
    

Problem conclusion

  • The exception will not be thrown, the AS-REP reply will be
    decrypted successfully.
    
    JARs affected:
    ibmjgssprovider.jar
    
    JVMs affected:
    JDK  6.0
    
    Hursley CMVC defect 191888.
    
    Java 6.0 SR11, Java626 SR2 FP1,
    The build date  is 20120524
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IV21724

  • Reported component name

    TIV JAVA GSS-AP

  • Reported component ID

    TIVSECJGS

  • Reported release

    100

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2012-05-24

  • Closed date

    2012-05-24

  • Last modified date

    2012-06-04

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  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    TIV JAVA GSS-AP

  • Fixed component ID

    TIVSECJGS

Applicable component levels

  • R100 PSY

       UP



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Document information


More support for:

Tivoli Components - Java Security
JGSS

Software version:

100

Reference #:

IV21724

Modified date:

2012-06-04

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