New Features and Changes in Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS

The following sections describe what's new and changed in each Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS release.

What's New in Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS

The following section describes what's new in this Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS release.

What's New in Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS 5.12.0

This is the first release of the new Cloudera Navigator HSM KMS. The new component provides:

  • HSM KMS backed by Thales HSM is a custom Key Management Server (KMS) that uses a supported Thales HSM as the underlying keystore, instead of the file-based Java KeyStore (JKS) used by the default Hadoop KMS.
  • Navigator HSM KMS backed by Luna HSM is a custom Key Management Server (KMS) that uses a supported Luna HSM as the underlying keystore, instead of the file-based Java KeyStore (JKS) used by the default Hadoop KMS.