What's new in Java Card 2.2 ?

Julien SIMON

Java Card 2.2 has gone public in June 2002. A number of new features have been added, such as:

  • Java Card RMI (Remote Method Invocation), which is a subset of Java RMI for terminal-application communication.
  • Support for new cryptographic algorithms like AES (Advanced Encryption Standard) and Elliptic Curves.
  • Logical channels
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The specs are available here.