Secure Management Interfaces in JBoss EAP 7 using One-way SSL and Legacy Security

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Secure / Encrypt jboss-cli connection
  • Access management console over `https
  • Getting the following error

    ERROR [] (MSC service thread 1-8) MSC000001: Failed to start service org.jboss.msc.service.StartException in service WFLYSRV0083: Failed to start the http-interface service
        at org.jboss.msc.service.ServiceControllerImpl$StartTask.startService(
        at org.jboss.msc.service.ServiceControllerImpl$
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$
    Caused by: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: WFLYDMHTTP0012: A secure socket has been defined for the HTTP interface, however the referenced security realm is not supplying a SSLContext.


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 7
  • Legacy Security
  • Hypertext Transfer Protocol Secure (HTTPS)
  • Transport Layer Security (TLS)
  • JBoss Command-Line interface (CLI), http-remoting connector, or management interface connections

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