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Registered: ‎01-29-2009
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Hi guys, I need encrypt a password:


I have tested with the following example:



package com.rim.samples.device.cryptodemo; import java.io.*; import net.rim.device.api.crypto.*; import net.rim.device.api.util.*; import net.rim.device.api.ui.*; import net.rim.device.api.ui.component.*; import net.rim.device.api.ui.container.*; /** * This class provides demonstrates basic functionality of the crypto library with * a very basic compilation of cypto code. For more information on how to write * crypto code please see the javadocs and check out our tutorial in the Developers * Knowledge Base. The javadocs contain additional sample code to assist you. */ class CryptoDemo extends UiApplication { private RichTextField _status; /** * Entry point for Application. */ public static void main( String[] args ) { CryptoDemo theApp = new CryptoDemo(); theApp.enterEventDispatcher(); } /** * Constructor */ private CryptoDemo() { MainScreen screen = new MainScreen(); screen.setTitle(new LabelField("Crypto Demo", LabelField.ELLIPSIS | LabelField.USE_ALL_WIDTH)); _status = new RichTextField("Select 'Go' from the menu to perform the test."); screen.add(_status); // Add the menu item. screen.addMenuItem(new MenuItem("Go" , 100, 10) { public void run() { go(); } }); pushScreen(screen); } /** * <p> The test method containing the sample code. * <p> We want to create a sample that will encrypt and decrypt * test data to demonstrate how a simple crypto example can be * implemented. */ private void go() { try { // We are going to use TripleDES as the algorithm for encrypting and decrypting // the data. It is a very common algorithm and was chosen for this reason. // Here is the data that we are going to encrypt. String message = "jorge"; // Create a new random TripleDESKey. TripleDESKey key = new TripleDESKey(); // Create the encryption engine for encrypting the data. TripleDESEncryptorEngine encryptionEngine = new TripleDESEncryptorEngine( key ); // Due to the fact that in most cases the data that we are going to encrypt will // not fit perfectly into the block length of a cipher, we want to use a padding // algorithm to pad out the last block (if necessary). We are going to use PKCS5 // to do the padding for us. PKCS5FormatterEngine formatterEngine = new PKCS5FormatterEngine( encryptionEngine ); // Use the byte array output stream to catch the encrypted information. ByteArrayOutputStream outputStream = new ByteArrayOutputStream(); // Create a block encryptor which will help us use the triple des engine. BlockEncryptor encryptor = new BlockEncryptor( formatterEngine, outputStream ); // Encrypt the actual data. encryptor.write( message.getBytes() ); // Close the stream. This forces the extra bytes to be padded out if there were // not enough bytes to fill all of the blocks. encryptor.close(); // Get the actual encrypted data. byte[] encryptedData = outputStream.toByteArray(); // End of Encryption. //----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- // Beginning of Decryption. // We are now going to perform the decryption. We want to ensure that the // message we get back is same as the original. Note that since this is a // symmetric algorithm we want to use the same key as before. TripleDESDecryptorEngine decryptorEngine = new TripleDESDecryptorEngine( key ); // Create the unformatter engine that will remove any of the padding bytes. PKCS5UnformatterEngine unformatterEngine = new PKCS5UnformatterEngine( decryptorEngine ); // Set up an input stream to hand the encrypted data to the block decryptor. ByteArrayInputStream inputStream = new ByteArrayInputStream( encryptedData ); // Create the block decryptor passing in the unformatter engine and the // encrypted data. BlockDecryptor decryptor = new BlockDecryptor( unformatterEngine, inputStream ); // Now we want to read from the stream. We are going to read the data 10 bytes // at a time and then add that new data to the decryptedData array. It is // important to note that for efficiency one would most likely want to use a // larger value than 10. We use a small value so that we can demonstrate // several iterations through the loop. byte[] temp = new byte[10]; DataBuffer db = new DataBuffer(); for( ;; ) { int bytesRead = decryptor.read( temp ); if( bytesRead <= 0 ) { // We have run out of information to read, bail out of loop. break; } db.write(temp, 0, bytesRead); } // Now we want to ensure that the decrypted data is the same as the data we // passed into the encryptor. byte[] decryptedData = db.toArray(); if( Arrays.equals( message.getBytes(), decryptedData ) ) { // They are the same. _status.setText("Test Passed. The message is identical. \n\n Text: " + message + "\n\n Text Encrypt: " + message.getBytes()); } else { // They differ. _status.setText("Test Failed. The messages are different. "); } } catch( CryptoTokenException e ) { System.out.println(e.toString()); } catch (CryptoUnsupportedOperationException e) { System.out.println(e.toString()); } catch( IOException e ) { System.out.println(e.toString()); } } }


  This example is running ok. But I need generateand Key static, the example generate a random Key:



// Create a new random TripleDESKey. TripleDESKey key = new TripleDESKey();


How can I implement a Key estatic with values defined by my?


Any suggestions.








Jorge Luis Frias B

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Re: Encrypt

One of the constructors of TripleDESKey takes a byte[] that you supply.  For example...


byte[] ba = "This is my TripleDESKey something something".getBytes();

TripleDESKey key = new TripleDESKey(ba);




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