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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8221257

Improve serial number generation mechanism for keytool -gencert

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    • Enhancement
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • P3
    • 13
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    • security-libs
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    Description

      keytool -gencert currently uses java.util.Random to generate unique serial numbers for certificates. A more uniquely secure mechanism using java.security.SecureRandom is desirable, even though keytool -gencert is generally only used for generating test certificates.

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              weijun Weijun Wang
              mullan Sean Mullan
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