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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8221257

Improve serial number generation mechanism for keytool -gencert

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    • Type: Enhancement
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P3
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: 13
    • Component/s: security-libs
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      Description

      keytool -gencert currently uses java.util.Random to generate unique serial numbers for certificates. A more uniquely secure mechanism using java.security.SecureRandom is desirable, even though keytool -gencert is generally only used for generating test certificates.

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              Assignee:
              weijun Weijun Wang
              Reporter:
              mullan Sean Mullan
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