Apache Cassandra™ 1.2

Adding new trusted users

Add new users when client certificate authentication is enabled.

Prerequisites

The client certificate authentication must be enabled (require_client_auth=true).

Procedure

  1. Generate the certificate as described in Client-to-node encryption .
  2. Import the user's certificate into every node's truststore using keytool:
    keytool -import -v -trustcacerts -alias <username> -file <certificate file> -keystore .truststore