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// This is the client that will upload secrets to the enclave for processing.
// In this simple hello world app, we just connect to a TCP socket, take the EnclaveInstanceInfo we're sent
// and transmit an encrypted string. The enclave will reverse it and send it back. You can use this sample
// as a basis for your own apps.
// assume we've gotten our args from outside this code
String toReverse = String.join(" ", args);
// Connect to the host, it will send us a remote attestation (EnclaveInstanceInfo).
DataInputStream fromHost;
DataOutputStream toHost;
while (true) {
try {
// assume our host program is also running on localhost
System.out.println("Attempting to connect to localhost:9999");
Socket socket = new Socket();
socket.connect(new InetSocketAddress(InetAddress.getLoopbackAddress(), 9999), 5000);
fromHost = new DataInputStream(socket.getInputStream());
toHost = new DataOutputStream(socket.getOutputStream());
} catch (Exception e) {
System.err.println("Retrying: " + e.getMessage());
byte[] attestationBytes = new byte[fromHost.readInt()];
EnclaveInstanceInfo attestation = EnclaveInstanceInfo.deserialize(attestationBytes);
// Check it's the enclave we expect. This will throw InvalidEnclaveException if not valid.
System.out.println("Connected to " + attestation);
// Two distinct signing key hashes can be accepted.
// Release mode: 360585776942A4E8A6BD70743E7C114A81F9E901BF90371D27D55A241C738AD9
// Debug mode: 4924CA3A9C8241A3C0AA1A24A407AA86401D2B79FA9FF84932DA798A942166D4
EnclaveConstraint.parse("S:360585776942A4E8A6BD70743E7C114A81F9E901BF90371D27D55A241C738AD9 "
+ "S:4924CA3A9C8241A3C0AA1A24A407AA86401D2B79FA9FF84932DA798A942166D4 PROD:1 SEC:INSECURE").check(attestation);
// Now we checked the enclave's identity and are satisfied it's the enclave from this project, we can send mail
// to it.
PrivateKey myKey = Curve25519PrivateKey.random();
// For encrypting mail to the enclave we need to create a PostOffice from the enclave's attestation object.
// The post office will manage sequence numbers for us if we send more than one mail, which allows the enclave
// to check that no mail has been dropped or reordered by the host.
// We use a topic value of "reverse" but any will do in this example. However, mail related to each other and
// which need to be ordered must use their own topic. Topics are scoped to the sender key and so multiple clients
// can use the same topic without overlapping with each other.
// In this example it doesn't matter as we only send one mail with a random key, but in general it is very
// important to use the same post office instance when encrypting mail with the same topic and private key.
PostOffice postOffice = attestation.createPostOffice(myKey, "reverse");
byte[] encryptedMail = postOffice.encryptMail(toReverse.getBytes(StandardCharsets.UTF_8));
System.out.println("Sending the encrypted mail to the host.");
// Enclave will mail us back.
byte[] encryptedReply = new byte[fromHost.readInt()];
System.out.println("Reading reply mail of length " + encryptedReply.length + " bytes.");
// The same post office will decrypt the response.
EnclaveMail reply = postOffice.decryptMail(encryptedReply);
System.out.println("Enclave reversed '" + toReverse + "' and gave us the answer '" + new String(reply.getBodyAsBytes()) + "'");
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