Java GC Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Examples
This book is a collection of tutorial notes and sample codes written by the author while he was learning JVM GC (Garbage Collection) processes. Topics include Java Garbage Collectors, STW (Stop-The-World), Serial Collector, Parallel Collector, Concurrent Collector, G1 Collector, GC Algorithms, Gener... 2018-06-17, 358👍, 1💬
Ethereum Tutorials - Herong's Tutorial Notes
This free book is a collection of tutorials and notes on Ethereum and blockchain. Topics include Blockchain, Ethereum, Cryptocurrency, Mining, MetaMask, Wallet. 2018-05-11, 506👍, 2💬
Converting Secret Keys to and from Byte Arrays
This section provides a quick introduction of the SecretKeySpec class and the KeySpec interface. They can be used to convert secret keys into byte arrays to store them in external files. 2018-10-16, 5724👍, 2💬
"keytool" Exporting Certificates in DER and PEM
This section provides a tutorial example on how to export certificates in DER and PEM format using the 'keytool -exportcert' command. 2018-10-06, 19576👍, 4💬
Introduction to DES Algorithm
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about DES (Data Encryption Standard) algorithm. Topics include description of block cipher, DES encryption algorithm, Round Keys Generation, DES decryption algorithm. 2018-10-05, 184👍, 3💬
Using SHA1 Message Digest in Java
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use SHA1 message digest algorithm in Java. The JDK JCE package offers the SHA1 algorithm through a generic message digest class, javax.security.MessageDigest. 2018-09-12, 14060👍, 10💬
What Is DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm)?
This section describes the DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm) algorithm, which consists of 2 parts: generation of a pair of public key and private key; generation and verification of digital signature. 2018-08-29, 23279👍, 15💬
DESSubkeysTest.java - DES Key Schedule Algorithm Illustration
This section provides a tutorial Java program, DESSubkeysTest.java, to illustrate how DES key schedule algorithm works. 2018-07-20, 446👍, 2💬
"OpenSSL" Signing CSR Generated by "keytool"
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on using 'OpenSSL' to act as CA (Certificate Authority). Topics include setting up 'OpenSSL' as CA; using 'keytool' to generate CA private key; using 'keytool' to generate CSR (Certificate Signing Request); using 'OpenSSL' to sign CSR, using 'ke... 2018-07-12, 144👍, 1💬
"openssl pkcs12" Merging Key with Certificate
This section provides a tutorial example on how to merge a private key and its self-signed certificate into a single PKCS#12 file, with can be then encoded as PEM and encrypted with DES. 2018-07-07, 146👍, 1💬
"keytool" Importing Certificates in DER and PEM
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use 'keytool' to import certificates in DER and PEM formats generated by 'OpenSSL' into 'keystore' files. 2018-06-28, 12581👍, 2💬
64-bit RSA Key Validated by RsaKeyValidator.java
This section provides a tutorial example on how a 64-bit RSA key is validated by RsaKeyValidator.java with 3 rounds of encryption and decryption tests. 2018-06-09, 197👍, 2💬
Illustration of DSA Algorithm: p,q=7,3
This section provides a tutorial example to illustrate how DSA digital signature algorithm works with small prime modulus p=7 and prime divisor q=3. 2018-04-24, 2472👍, 5💬
Introduction of DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm)
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on DSA (Digital Signature Algorithm). Topics include introduction of DSA; illustration of DSA key generation, message signing and signature verification; proof of Digital Signature Algorithm. 2018-04-07, 2409👍, 11💬
"OpenSSL" Generating CA's Private Key
This section provides a tutorial example on how to use OpenSSL to generate a RSA private key of 2048 bit long with OpenSSL. This key will be used as the CA's private key and must stored securely in a file with password protection. 2018-02-03, 648👍, 1💬
"openssl enc" Converting Keys from Binary to PEM
This section provides a tutorial example on how to convert a private and public key pair stored in binary PKCS#8 format into PEM (Privacy Enhanced Mail) format with the 'openssl enc' command. 2018-01-20, 480👍, 2💬
DES Decryption Algorithm
This section describes DES decryption algorithm - identical to the encryption algorithm step by step in the same order, only with the subkeys applied in the reverse order. 2018-01-20, 664👍, 2💬
OpenSSL Introduction and Installation
This chapter provides tutorial notes and example codes on OpenSSL. Topics include introduction of OpenSSL; installing OpenSSL on Windows systems. 2017-12-24, 771👍, 4💬
What Is SHA1 Message Digest Algorithm?
This section describes what is SHA1 (Secure Hash Algorithm 1) - a message digest algorithm which takes as input a message of arbitrary length and produces as output a 160-bit 'fingerprint'. 2017-12-09, 4465👍, 6💬
PHP Implementation of DES - mcrypt
This chapter provides tutorial examples and notes about PHP implementation of DES. Topics include introduction of mcrypt library; mcrypt encryption functions; DES encryption and decryption test program and test result. 2017-11-23, 1375👍, 3💬
How Secure Is RSA Algorithm?
This section discusses the security of RSA public key encryption algorithm. RSA private key is not 100% secure. But if the private key uses larger value of n = p*q, it will take a very long time to crack the private key. 2017-11-10, 541👍, 2💬
This section provides a tutorial example on how to install OpenSSL on a Windows system.
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