Managing ESET Virtualization Security from the console

The basic information screen, shown below, gives an overview of protected machines and allows you to configure settings by pressing Enter.

EVS_1

The following options can be edited in management mode:

Configure network – network settings for ESET Virtualization Security such as IP address, mask, gateway and DNS server

vShield registration – shows the current vShield registration status

Change administrator password – the system console can be configured so that only administrators can change settings (set an administrator password to use this configuration)

Configure updates – contains update settings. For more information see How to update ESET Virtualization Security

Perform appliance update – shows available system updates

Reset ERA configuration – will revert settings to the defaults specified in virtual machine parameters

Access system logs – Enable SFTP access to system logs

Licensing notices  – contains licensing information about third-party products included in software

Shut down system – will shut down your system

Lock screen – will lock the console and return to the basic information screen (also by pressing Esc)

Use the arrow keys to select a setting and press Enter to configure it.

EVS_2

Configure network

ESET Virtualization Security requires the following information for proper configuration:

To use DHCP:

IP address or hostname of the ERA server

Netmask

Gateway

DNS server 1

DNS server 2

 

To use IPv6:

IPv6 address

IPv6 gateway

 

To create a policy for ESET Virtualization Security, see the following topics:

Security Appliance policy

Protected VM policy