Generate keystore file with your own password


  • quick setup

$ keytool -genkey -keystore /data01/jboss/server/xxx/conf/keystore -alias jbossAdmin
$ keytool -list -keystore /data01/jboss/server/xxx/conf/keystore


suggested reading Creating SSL keystore using the java keytool


Setting up jboss to use the newly generated keystore file


  • for additional information on configuring /data01/jboss/server/xxx/deploy/jbossweb-tomcat50.sar/server.xml; see last section concerning Securing jmx-console and web-console authentication via SSL in SecureTheJmxConsole


  • read also SSLSetup