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Configure Bumblebee Server Security

Bumblebee provides a basic security for preventing unauthorized access to some configuration pages, so once user tries to access secured page it will be redirected to the login page:


  • Default user name: admin
  • Password: admin

Managing user accounts

To manage users, navigate to Accounts tab:


To create a new user account, use New Account button.

To change user's details, including password - click on Edit button.

Setting up secure connection to Bumblebee Server

Here are the steps to setup a secure connection (HTTPS) to your Bumblebee Server:

  • Generate or purchase an SSL/TLS certificate and generate a Java keystore of PKCS12 type (
  • Put your keystore file (e.g. keystoreFile.pfx) into Bumblebee Server installation directory (on Windows, it is usually C:\Program Files\bumblebee)
  • Create a new application.yml file in Bumblebee Server installation directory
  • Add the following configuration into newly created application.yml
  port: 8443
    key-store: keystoreFile.pfx
    key-store-password: keystorePassword
    keyStoreType: PKCS12

, where keystoreFile.pfx is the name of your keystore file, keystorePassword password for your keystore

  • Windows: Restart BumbleBee HP ALM Integration Service
  • Linux: Navigate to Bumblebee Server installation directory and run sudo ./ and sudo ./