[KBA-01404] Reactivating basic authentication for HTTPS communication - Security Center 5.3

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Security Center 5.3
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2015-11-10

[KBA-01404] Reactivating basic authentication for HTTPS communication

This article explains how to reactivate basic authentication when using the HTTPS connection type for a camera.

Summary

Starting with Security Center 5.3 SR3, basic authentication is deactivated when using the HTTPS connection type for a camera. This behavior applies to all camera extensions that support HTTPS, including:
  • Axis
  • GenericPlus
  • Genetec Protocol
  • Panasonic
  • Sony

More Information

To reactivate basic authentication for a camera extension:
  1. In Config Tool, open the Video task, select the Archiver, and click Extensions.
  2. In the list of installed extensions, select the extension to modify.
  3. Click Advanced settings.
  4. Click Add an item ().
  5. In the Name field, type AllowRtspBasicAuthenticationInHttps.
  6. In the Value column, type 1.
  7. Click Close > Apply.