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Subject svn commit: r470909 - /db/derby/code/trunk/README
Date Fri, 03 Nov 2006 17:18:44 GMT
Author: jta
Date: Fri Nov  3 09:18:43 2006
New Revision: 470909

URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc?view=rev&rev=470909
DERBY-1986 Add Cryptographic Software Notice to the README.


Modified: db/derby/code/trunk/README
URL: http://svn.apache.org/viewvc/db/derby/code/trunk/README?view=diff&rev=470909&r1=470908&r2=470909
--- db/derby/code/trunk/README (original)
+++ db/derby/code/trunk/README Fri Nov  3 09:18:43 2006
@@ -10,3 +10,38 @@
 Derby is a pure Java, standards-based relational database engine.
 Derby aims to be an easy to use solution for data management for
 software developers with zero administration for end users. 
+Cryptographic Software Notice
+This distribution includes cryptographic software.  The country in
+which you currently reside may have restrictions on the import,
+possession, use, and/or re-export to another country, of
+encryption software.  BEFORE using any encryption software, please
+check your country's laws, regulations and policies concerning the
+import, possession, or use, and re-export of encryption software, to
+see if this is permitted.  See http://www.wassenaar.org/ for more
+The U.S. Government Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and
+Security (BIS), has classified this software as Export Commodity
+Control Number (ECCN) 5D002.C.1, which includes information security
+software using or performing cryptographic functions with asymmetric
+algorithms.  The form and manner of this Apache Software Foundation
+distribution makes it eligible for export under the License Exception
+ENC Technology Software Unrestricted (TSU) exception (see the BIS
+Export Administration Regulations, Section 740.13) for both object
+code and source code.
+The following provides more details on the included cryptographic
+  Apache Derby interfaces with the Java Cryptography Extension (JCE) API
+  to provide
+   - Full on-disk encryption of database files
+   - Storage and authentication of user passwords stored in the database
+   - User and password encryption over a network
+  Apache Derby does not include any implementation of JCE.

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