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net.rim.device.api.crypto
Interface Key

All Superinterfaces:
Persistable, net.rim.vm.Persistable
All Known Subinterfaces:
DHKey, DSAKey, ECKey, KEAKey, PrivateKey, PublicKey, RSAKey, SymmetricKey

public interface Key
extends Persistable

Represents a symmetric, public, or private key.

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  String getAlgorithm()
          Returns a String containing the name of the algorithm associated with this key, eg "RSA", "EC", "DES".
 

Method Detail

getAlgorithm

public String getAlgorithm()
Returns a String containing the name of the algorithm associated with this key, eg "RSA", "EC", "DES".

Returns:
A String representing 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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