webMethods.io MFT uses SSL certificate to communicate with other servers. The SSL certificate facilitates communication through SSL ports when specific SSL certificates are not configured for those ports. webMethods.io MFT allows you to use the user-certificate mapping to validate a client login based on the client certificate, and to fetch the user details associated with the certificate.
You add and view the certificates that are used in a single view using webMethods.io MFT.
To add a certificate
On the navigation pane, select Certificates.
On the Certificates page, click .
In the Add certificate dialog box, specify the following details:
Type the certificate alias associated with webMethods.io MFT. It must be a unique alias across applications.
Click the Certificate usage button to check if the certificate is used in any MFT asset. Note:
The button remains in the disabled state until you add and save a particular certificate.
The default certificates will not show any usage. However, it can be referenced in multiple MFT assets explicitly.
Type a suitable description for the certificate you choose. The maximum limit is 50 characters.
Select one of the following supported certificate by webMethods.io MFT:
PGP Public key
PGP Private key
SSH Private key
SSH Public key
Type the password that protects the Keystore. This password is required to access the certificate in the Keystore file for webMethods.io MFT Server.
Type the password associated with the certificate.
Copy the certificate from a location by either performing a drag-and-drop action or browsing to a particular location.