Set up a Java KeyStore key store You can use a Java KeyStore key store to store encryption keys. Before you begin You must use the Java 1.8 version of the keytool utility. A copy of the utility can be found in <proxy install dir>/java/jre/bin/keytool. Procedure Set up the key store properties. Change to the <installation directory>/conf/ directory. Open the edgeencryption.properties file. Enter the properties for the key store. Table 1. Properties for a Java KeyStore key store Property Description edgeencryption.keystore.path Path and Java KeyStore file name. edgeencryption.keystore.password Password the proxy uses to connect to the KeyStore. An example for a Java KeyStore key store. edgeencryption.keystore.path = keystore/keystore.jceks edgeencryption.keystore.password = password Save and close the edgeencryption.properties file. Create encryption keys using the Java KeyStore keytoolYou can use the keytool shipped with the encryption proxy distribution to create AES 128 and AES 256 encryption keys.