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  1. JDK
  2. JDK-8257932

ECDHKeyAgreement.generateSecret() should throw the proper exception

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Priority: P4
    • Resolution: Duplicate
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: security-libs
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      Description

      If the public or private key has has points that are not on the curve, ECDHKeyAgreement.generateSecret() will throw a ProviderException.
      It should be a InvalidKeyException, which is a subclass of the GeneralSecurityException.

      The KeyAgreement.generateSecret() spec says IllegalStateException are to be thrown. The EC method does not wrap previous exception.

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              ascarpino Anthony Scarpino
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              ascarpino Anthony Scarpino
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