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coolfish
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Security for user credential

 

Hey guys,

                  i have  question 

          usecase : In my current application i am storing user credential into persistant storage area  so next time if he launch application it will direct redirect to the home page. but to store the user credential in persistant storage is not secure. is there any way to make more secure user credential in blackberry ??? like in andriod accontmanager 

please share if u have any idea to make more secure user credential .

 

 

Thanks

Coolfish :smileyhappy:

 

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anditsung
Posts: 243
Registered: ‎09-30-2010
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Re: Security for user credential

persistentstorage is not secure if you store it using standard type.
create a class for that data and store it to persistant. with this nobody could ever read your data. your data could only be access by using your class
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simon_hain
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Re: Security for user credential

see the API of persistant object, section "Controlling access to persistent objects":
http://www.blackberry.com/developers/docs/7.1.0api/net/rim/device/api/system/PersistentContent.html
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