AesKeyGenParams

This dictionary represents the object that should be passed as the algorithm parameter into SubtleCrypto.generateKey(), when generating an AES key: that is, when the algorithm is identified as any of AES-CBC, AES-CTR, AES-GCM, or AES-KW.

Properties

name
DOMString. This should be set to "AES-CBC",  "AES-CTR", "AES-GCM", or "AES-KW", depending on the algorithm you want to use.
length

Number. Length in bits of the key to generate. This must be one of: 128, 192 or 256.

Examples

See the examples for SubtleCrypto.generateKey().

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Web Cryptography API
The definition of 'SubtleCrypto.AesKeyGenParams' in that specification.
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