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RMI encrytion question

Eric Fox
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Joined: Nov 24, 2003
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I was wondering if RMI is sent through an encrypted tunnel, like using SSH? If not does anybody know how I would be able to send it through a SSH tunnel?
Nathan Pruett
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Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

Is? No.

Can be? Yes.

This page provides details and code for how it can be done. There are probably many other examples online of how to do this, and I seem to recall that the O'Reilly "Java RMI" book also provided examples of RMI over SSL.


-Nate
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