SSL Communication Properties

You can configure the JMX Agent to use the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol for securing connections from outside of the vFabric SQLFire distributed system. To do so, specify these properties in the Agent’s properties file or as a list of prop=value pairs on the agent command line.

Argument Comment Default Value

agent-ssl-enabled

Indicates whether the JMX Agent uses the Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) protocol for communication outside of the SQLFire distributed system.

false

agent-ssl-protocols

Space-separated list of the valid SSL protocols for this connection. You can specify any protocol that is enabled by default in the configured Java Secure Sockets Extension (JSSE) provider.

any

agent-ssl-ciphers

Space-separated list of the valid SSL ciphers for this connection. You can specify any ciphers that are enabled by default in the configured JSSE provider.

any

agent-ssl-require-authentication

If true, require client authentication for RMI and other non-HTTP connectors/adaptors.

true

http-ssl-require-authentication If true, require client authentication for HTTP adaptors. false

You can also configure a SQLFire system to use SSL protocol for communication between system members. See Configuring Authentication and Authorization.