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How to encrypt and decrypt the password and username while connecting to Splunk from Java SDK without hard coding credentials?

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I don't want to put hard coded password and user name on connecting to splunk from java sdk. How to encrypt and decrypt the password and user name?

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Hello Brawal0, this is not much Splunk question as far I understood... but more a Java development thing. Have a look on this topic, it might give you some ideas how to securely store a password in a properties file:
http://stackoverflow.com/questions/1132567/encrypt-password-in-configuration-files

Cheers

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