7.3.3 Stores used by Tomcat in server/etc

The keystores in server/etc are described in Table 7-2.

  • Keystore location: %ProgramFiles%/Micro Focus/MSS/server/etc/

  • Password location: Obfuscated in %ProgramFiles%/Micro Focus/MSS/server/services/servletengine-tomcat/META-INF/service.ctx.xml.

  • To change the password for this keystore: In /MSS/server/conf/container.properties, update these settings:

    • servletengine.system.ssl.keyStorePassword
    • management.server.client.ssl.trustStorePassword

Table 7-2 Stores used by Tomcat




  • Credential store for Tomcat HTTPS, all three ports

  • Created at startup

  • Used for the embedded web servers (Tomcat)


  • Trust store for Tomcat HTTPS trusted subsystem port

  • Created at startup

  • Used for the Trusted Subsystem (X.509 authentication and Clustering)