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[RE] Java RPM packages should be signed and the public key available for download.

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    • Type: Enhancement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 6, 8u161
    • Fix Version/s: 8u181
    • Component/s: infrastructure
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    • CPU:
      x86
    • OS:
      linux

      Description

      The Java RPM packages should be signed using a GPG key. This is the convention for RPM packages. The public key should also be available for download. This allows users to verify that the RPM packages are genuine Sun Java packages, and have not been corrupted or forged.

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            Assignee:
            svijayasekar Saravana Vijayasekaran
            Reporter:
            mromanchsunw Michael Romanchuk (Inactive)
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