Disabling Simple Host functionality in Genetec Patroller™ (6.5 SR1 and later) (Basic, Advanced) - Security Center 5.9

Security Center Hardening Guide 5.9

Security Center 5.9

In Genetec Patroller™, SimpleHost is disabled by default. If enabled, communication protocols are not sent securely. Therefore, it is recommended to avoid enabling SimpleHost functionality in Genetec Patroller™ unless it is necessary.


  1. From the Genetec Patroller™ Config Tool home page, open the Advanced page.
  2. Under Simple Host, turn off Use service.
  3. Click Apply.