This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum.
We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line!
See this thread for details.
The moose likes Web Services and the fly likes HMAC secret key in keystore Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide this week in the OCPJP forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Web Services
Bookmark "HMAC secret key in keystore" Watch "HMAC secret key in keystore" New topic
Author

HMAC secret key in keystore

Jeroen Wolff
Greenhorn

Joined: Jun 26, 2007
Posts: 4
Hi,

I want to get HMAC working on websphere 6 for WS-Security.
In the websphere docs i read:

WebSphere Application Server Versions 6 and later support a secret key-based signature called HMAC-SHA1. If you use HMAC-SHA1, the SOAP message does not contain a binary security token. In this case, it is assumed that the key information within the message contains the key name that is used to specify the secret key within the keystore.

How can i put a secret key in a keystore? I know how to generate keys with keytool, but
for this one we (client en server) need the same secret stored in the keystore...how do i do that?

Thanks,

Jeroen Wolff
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: HMAC secret key in keystore