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External Storage Of Encryption Keys For P6 EPPM (Doc ID 2268703.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 09, 2024

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 17.7 and later
Primavera P6 Professional Project Management - Version 18.8 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


The purpose of this document is to provide reference instruction for how to create and manage the Java keystore for external decryption/encryption keys.


This document is applicable to P6 EPPM only. 


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In this Document
 Overview of External Encryption/Decryption
 Process for Java Keystore Creation
 Usage of the P6 Keystore Installer (installp6keystore.bat/.sh)
 Executing the P6 Keystore Installer (installp6keystore)
 Updating the PUBUSER Database Table Password Encryption String With the External Key
 Configuring P6 Professional to Use the Unique Encryption/Decryption Key
 Common Issues With External Encryption Key Usage
 Reverting the Environment Back to Encryption/Decryption Keys Stored Directly in the P6 Codebase

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