7007966: Add Brainpool ECC support (RFC 5639)

Xuelei Fan xuelei.fan at oracle.com
Wed Dec 22 06:08:39 PST 2010


Hi,

To use those EC curves in TLS, IANA need to register these curves[*]. Do
you know any effort to use these curves in TLS?

Thanks,
Xuelei

[*]
http://www.iana.org/assignments/tls-parameters/tls-parameters.xml#tls-parameters-8

On 12/22/2010 9:38 PM, Samuel Lidén Borell wrote:
> Hi,
> 
> Would it be possible to support Brainpool ECC [1] in OpenJDK (as named curves)? The Brainpool curves are used in European ePassport deployments, for example.
> 
> I've submitted a RFE [2] and started working on a patch [3].
> 
> [1] http://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc5639
> [2] http://bugs.sun.com/bugdatabase/view_bug.do?bug_id=7007966
> [3] https://gist.github.com/740601
> 
> Regards,
> Samuel Lidén Borell




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