RSA announces the release of RSA BSAFE® Crypto-J 6.2.4

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RSA announces the general availability of RSA BSAFE® Crypto-J 6.2.4 cryptographic toolkit. 



RSA BSAFE® Crypto-J 6.2.4 adds supports for new Operating Environments and JDK support. It also adds support for new algorithms such as Single-Step KDF and RSA-KEM-KWS. Key Confirmation extended JCE API is also added for use in SP 800-56A and SP 800-56B Key Agreement and Key Transport schemes.


A major change is the deprecation, but still available, of the legacy JSAFE API in favor of the JCE API.


RSA strongly encourages users of the RSA BSAFE Crypto-J to upgrade to this new version. Our standard support and maintenance arrangements are contingent on users having the most up-to-date version of our software products. 


For additional details of enhanced features and resolved issues with Crypto-J 6.2.4, please see RSA BSAFE® Crypto-J 6.2.4 Release Notes 


FIPS Validation Status

The Crypto-J 6.2.4 module is in the FIPS 140 validation process. You can track the progress of the module on the Modules In Process List posted by the Cryptographic Module Validation Program (CMVP) team at Modules In Process List - Cryptographic Module Validation Program | CSRC 


For additional documentation, downloads, and more, visit the RSA BSAFE page on RSA Link.


EOPS Policy:

RSA has a defined End of Primary Support policy associated with all major versions. Please refer to the Product Version Life Cycle for additional details.