netwerk/base/nsICryptoHMAC.idl
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/* This Source Code Form is subject to the terms of the Mozilla Public
 * License, v. 2.0. If a copy of the MPL was not distributed with this
 * file, You can obtain one at http://mozilla.org/MPL/2.0/. */

#include "nsISupports.idl"
interface nsIInputStream;
interface nsIKeyObject;

/**
 * nsICryptoHMAC
 * This interface provides HMAC signature algorithms.
 */

[scriptable, uuid(8FEB4C7C-1641-4a7b-BC6D-1964E2099497)]
interface nsICryptoHMAC : nsISupports
{
    /**
     * Hashing Algorithms.  These values are to be used by the
     * |init| method to indicate which hashing function to
     * use.  These values map onto the values defined in
     * mozilla/security/nss/lib/softoken/pkcs11t.h and are 
     * switched to CKM_*_HMAC constant.
     */
    const short MD2    = 1;
    const short MD5    = 2;
    const short SHA1   = 3;
    const short SHA256 = 4;
    const short SHA384 = 5;
    const short SHA512 = 6;

    /**
     * Initialize the hashing object. This method may be
     * called multiple times with different algorithm types.
     *
     * @param aAlgorithm the algorithm type to be used.
     *        This value must be one of the above valid
     *        algorithm types.
     *
     * @param aKeyObject
     *        Object holding a key. To create the key object use for instance:
     *        var keyObject = Components.classes["@mozilla.org/security/keyobjectfactory;1"]
     *            .getService(Components.interfaces.nsIKeyObjectFactory)
     *              .keyFromString(Components.interfaces.nsIKeyObject.HMAC, rawKeyData);
     *
     * WARNING: This approach is not FIPS compliant.
     *
     * @throws NS_ERROR_INVALID_ARG if an unsupported algorithm
     *        type is passed.
     *
     * NOTE: This method must be called before any other method 
     *        on this interface is called.
     */
    void init(in unsigned long aAlgorithm, in nsIKeyObject aKeyObject);

    /**
     * @param aData a buffer to calculate the hash over
     *
     * @param aLen the length of the buffer |aData|
     *
     * @throws NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if |init| has not been 
     *         called.
     */
    void update([const, array, size_is(aLen)] in octet aData, in unsigned long aLen);

    /**
     * Calculates and updates a new hash based on a given data stream.
     *
     * @param aStream an input stream to read from.
     *
     * @param aLen how much to read from the given |aStream|.  Passing
     *        UINT32_MAX indicates that all data available will be used 
     *        to update the hash. 
     *
     * @throws NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if |init| has not been 
     *         called.
     *
     * @throws NS_ERROR_NOT_AVAILABLE if the requested amount of 
     *         data to be calculated into the hash is not available.
     *
     */
    void updateFromStream(in nsIInputStream aStream, in unsigned long aLen);
    
    /**
     * Completes this HMAC object and produces the actual HMAC diegest data.
     *
     * @param aASCII if true then the returned value is a base-64 
     *        encoded string.  if false, then the returned value is
     *        binary data.  
     *
     * @return a hash of the data that was read by this object.  This can
     *         be either binary data or base 64 encoded.
     *
     * @throws NS_ERROR_NOT_INITIALIZED if |init| has not been 
     *         called.
     *
     * NOTE: This method may be called any time after |init|
     *       is called.  This call resets the object to its
     *       pre-init state.
     */
    ACString finish(in boolean aASCII);

    /**
     * Reinitialize HMAC context to be reused with the same
     * settings (the key and hash algorithm) but on different 
     * set of data.
     */
    void reset();
};