RMI servers provide a certificate that the agents use to authenticate the vRealize Operations for Published Applications adapter. Broker agents use SSL/TLS client authentication with a certificate that the vRealize Operations for Published Applications adapter uses to authenticate the broker agents. Desktop agents provide tokens that the vRealize Operations for Published Applications adapter uses to authenticate the desktop agents.

To increase security, you can replace the default self-signed certificates that the vRealize Operations for Published Applications adapter and broker agents use.