JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2
Class GeneralSecurityException

  extended byjava.lang.Throwable
      extended byjava.lang.Exception
All Implemented Interfaces:
Direct Known Subclasses:
BadPaddingException, CertificateException, CertPathBuilderException, CertPathValidatorException, CertStoreException, CRLException, DigestException, ExemptionMechanismException, IllegalBlockSizeException, InvalidAlgorithmParameterException, InvalidKeySpecException, InvalidParameterSpecException, KeyException, KeyStoreException, LoginException, NoSuchAlgorithmException, NoSuchPaddingException, NoSuchProviderException, ShortBufferException, SignatureException, UnrecoverableKeyException

public class GeneralSecurityException
extends Exception

The GeneralSecurityException class is a generic security exception class that provides type safety for all the security-related exception classes that extend from it.

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Serialized Form

Constructor Summary
          Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with no detail message.
GeneralSecurityException(String msg)
          Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message.
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Throwable
fillInStackTrace, getCause, getLocalizedMessage, getMessage, getStackTrace, initCause, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, printStackTrace, setStackTrace, toString
Methods inherited from class java.lang.Object
clone, equals, finalize, getClass, hashCode, notify, notifyAll, wait, wait, wait

Constructor Detail


public GeneralSecurityException()
Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with no detail message.


public GeneralSecurityException(String msg)
Constructs a GeneralSecurityException with the specified detail message. A detail message is a String that describes this particular exception.

msg - the detail message.

JavaTM 2 Platform
Std. Ed. v1.4.2

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