Vault error when keystore password contains special characters

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Setting keystore-password to vaultpw$$ causes error
  • Using special characters in keystore password causes Keystore was tampered with, or password was incorrect


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (JBoss EAP) - 7.1.x
  • Red Hate Single Sign-On (RH-SSO) - 7.4.x

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