Connecting to cameras through HTTPS (Advanced) - Security Center 5.9

Security Center Hardening Guide 5.9

Security Center 5.9

For maximum security, it is recommended that you connect Security Center to cameras using HTTPS.

What you should know

The Archiver supports HTTPS connections with compatible cameras: Axis, Bosch, Euklis, Extreme CCTV, Genetec™ Protocol, Intelbras, IONODES, ISD, March Networks, OTN Systems, SightLogix, Sony, and Verint.

A certificate trusted by the Archiver must be installed on the cameras.


  1. From the Config Tool home page, open the Video task.
  2. Click Add an entity > Video unit.
  3. Enter the required camera information.
  4. For Authentication, select Specific.
  5. Switch the Use HTTPS slider to ON.
  6. Click Add and close.