Configuring Java CAPS for SSL Support

Keytool Program

The keytool program is a security tool included in the bin directory of the JavaTM SDK.

This tool manages a type of database called a keystore. Keystores contain two types of entries:

Each entry in the keystore is identified by a unique alias. When you add an entity to the keystore, you must specify an alias.

The available commands of the keytool program include the following:

For more information about the keytool program, go to