How To Avoid Using a Keystore Clear-Text Password When Configuring a Coherence Cache Or Proxy Server to Use SSL (Doc ID 1903959.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 10, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Coherence - Version 3.6.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

The Coherence configuration to setup a Coherence Proxy node to use SSL contains information about the keystore containing the server SSL certificate, and needs the keystore password to access the certificate.  This password is set in the XML file in clear-text.

For example the following XML snippet outlines the proxy-scheme configuration with SSL:

Is there ways to avoid having the clear-text password inside the configuration?
 

Solution

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