The Entrust Authority Security Toolkit Training for Developers is a comprehensive four-day course designed to provide developers with knowledge and hands-on experience using the Entrust Authority Security Toolkit for Java. It is designed for seasoned developers to aid them in the ground-up development of Entrust Ready applications.
Students will learn to use the toolkit to create Java applications, servlets or applets to work with keys and certificates, and to successfully secure files and communications. Topics include the creation of digital credentials, login to digital credentials, PKCS#7 encoding and decoding, XML encryption and signing, and TLS/SSL.
This course is delivered by qualified Entrust developers who have extensive experience using the toolkit to create custom applications. Students will spend most of this course in labs using the various features of the toolkit in applications.
Prerequisites: Experience programming in Java in a Microsoft® Windows® environment
Who should attend: Developers — both for software vendors and corporate IT departments — who will be adding Entrust security services to their own applications.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
The Entrust Authority Security Manager Comprehensive course includes the following lessons:
Lesson 1 - Introduction
Lesson 2 - Toolkit for Java overview
Lesson 3 - Digital credentials
Lesson 4 - Credential creation
Lesson 5 - Credential login
Lesson 6 - Cryptographic concepts
Lesson 7 - Toolkit encryption and digital signature overview
Lesson 8 - Entrust archive format
Lesson 9 - PKCS#7
Lesson 10 - S/MIME
Lesson 11 - XML encryption and digital signature
Lesson 12 - SSL/TLS
Lesson 13 - Tips for writing secure applications