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net.rim.device.api.crypto
Interface BlockEncryptorEngine

All Known Subinterfaces:
PublicKeyEncryptorEngine, SymmetricKeyEncryptorEngine
All Known Implementing Classes:
CBCEncryptorEngine, XEncryptorEngine

public interface BlockEncryptorEngine

The BlockEncryptorEngine interface describes the functionality of using a block cipher for encryption.

Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed clients. If you intend to use this element, please contact RIM to establish the necessary agreements that will allow you to have your COD files signed. Signing is only required for use on the device, development under the JDE can occur without signing the CODs.

Since:
JDE 3.6.0

Method Summary
 Category: Signed  void encrypt(byte[] plaintext, int plaintextOffset, byte[] ciphertext, int ciphertextOffset)
          Encrypts a block of the given plaintext into a block of ciphertext.
 Category: Signed  String getAlgorithm()
          Returns the name of this algorithm, eg "DES".
 Category: Signed  int getBlockLength()
          Returns the block length of the engine in bytes.
 

Method Detail

encrypt

public void encrypt(byte[] plaintext,
                    int plaintextOffset,
                    byte[] ciphertext,
                    int ciphertextOffset)
             throws CryptoTokenException
Encrypts a block of the given plaintext into a block of ciphertext.

Parameters:
plaintext - A byte array containing the input that is to be encrypted.
plaintextOffset - The starting offset, or initial byte position, of the data within the input array.
ciphertext - A byte array to hold the ciphertext output from the method.
ciphertextOffset - The starting offset, or initial byte position, of the data within the output array.
Throws:
CryptoTokenException - Thrown when an problem occurs with the crypto token or the crypto token is invalid.
Since:
JDE 4.0.2
Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed clients. If you intend to use this element, please contact RIM to establish the necessary agreements that will allow you to have your COD files signed. Signing is only required for use on the device, development under the JDE can occur without signing the CODs.

getBlockLength

public int getBlockLength()
Returns the block length of the engine in bytes.

Returns:
An integer that represents the number of bytes.
Since:
JDE 3.6.0
Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed clients. If you intend to use this element, please contact RIM to establish the necessary agreements that will allow you to have your COD files signed. Signing is only required for use on the device, development under the JDE can occur without signing the CODs.

getAlgorithm

public String getAlgorithm()
Returns the name of this algorithm, eg "DES". The general form of the algorithm is:
"<cipher name>[_<keyBitLength>[_<blockBitLength>[_<numberOfRounds>]]][/<mode>[/<padding>]]"

Returns:
A String that represents the name of the algorithm.
Since:
JDE 3.6.0
Category:
Signed: This element is only accessible by signed clients. If you intend to use this element, please contact RIM to establish the necessary agreements that will allow you to have your COD files signed. Signing is only required for use on the device, development under the JDE can occur without signing the CODs.


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