Hardening Axis controllers - Synergis™ Softwire 11.0

Synergis™ Softwire Integration Guide 11.0

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Synergis™ Softwire 11.0
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2020-11-27
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Guides > Integration guides
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Synergis > Synergis™ Softwire
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11.0

You need to install an Axis plugin on the Synergis™ unit before you can enroll Axis controllers.

Before you begin

What you should know

The steps and instructions tagged with Hardening are optional, but will protect your system against cyberattacks.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Axis A1001 web portal.
  2. Click Setup > Additional Control Configuration > System Options > Security > IP Address Filter, and add to the list of Filtered IP Addresses, the IP address of the Synergis™ unit and the IP address of the administrative workstation that must log on to the Axis A1001 web portal.

  3. Click Setup > Additional Control Configuration > System Options > Network > TCP/IP > Advanced, and disable both FTP server and RTSP server.
    They are not used by Synergis™ Softwire.