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An Introduction to Java Card Programming

  • Raja Naeem Akram
  • Konstantinos Markantonakis
  • Keith Mayes
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Abstract

Java Cards support a Java virtual machine that interprets code written in a subset of Java language. This may help programmers with prior knowledge of Java language to program smart cards. However, the programming paradigm of Java Card can be articulated as somewhat different than traditional Java programming. In this chapter, we will provide an introduction to smart card programming using Java Card and the subtleties of a restricted environment on application design.

Keywords

Java Card Java Terminal Programming Tools Testing 

Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors want to thank the reviewers for their constructive comments which were helpful to improve this chapter.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raja Naeem Akram
    • 1
  • Konstantinos Markantonakis
    • 2
  • Keith Mayes
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceUniversity of WaikatoHamiltonNew Zealand
  2. 2.Information Security Group, Smart Card Centre, Royal HollowayUniversity of LondonEghamUnited Kingdom

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