Create a protocol profile

You can create a protocol profile for outbound web services, such as to enable mutual authentication.

Before you begin

Role required: admin

Procedure

  1. Navigate to System Security > Protocol Profiles.
  2. Click New.
  3. Fill in the fields on the form, as appropriate.
    Table 1. Name of form
    Field Description
    Protocol Enter a unique name to identify this protocol, such as myhttps. The protocol name allows you to differentiate between normal HTTPS connections and HTTPS connections that use this protocol profile.
    Default port Enter the port number for connections that use this protocol.
    Check box Select a certificate with a Type value of Java Key Store or PKCS12 Key Store to send to the web service provider. An administrator must set up a key store and generate certificates for the client and server.