This topic describes how to change the port used by Anti-Virus for VMware Tanzu and Anti-Virus Mirror for VMware Tanzu.
If you are upgrading from Anti-Virus v2.0 and you use Anti-Virus Mirror for VMware Tanzu, you might need to follow the procedure in this topic. For more information about whether to follow this procedure, see Configuring the Mirror Port.
Note: If you are not using the Anti-Virus Mirror tile, you can configure your existing mirror by specifying a
HOST:PORT in the Anti-Virus tile. For more information, see Configure Anti-Virus.
Anti-Virus Mirror uses mutual TLS (mTLS). The port used by Anti-Virus Mirror and Anti-Virus must be the same. If the port number configured in both tiles is not the same, Anti-Virus database updates and deployments fail.
To change the port used by Anti-Virus and Anti-Virus Mirror you must:
To change the port number in the Anti-Virus Mirror tile:
Enter a port number into Anti-Virus Mirror Port. The default value is
To change the port number in the Anti-Virus tile:
When changing ports for the Anti-Virus and Anti-Virus Mirror tiles, you need to exclude the
antivirus-mirror instance group from the Anti-Virus deployment during the first Apply Changes for the Anti-Virus port. Excluding the
antivirus-mirror instance group ensures that Anti-Virus is not deployed on the mirror while the ports are being changed.
After the first Apply Changes is complete, you remove the exclusion and Apply Changes again, this time for the entire foundation.
To exclude the instance group and complete the port changes:
antivirus-mirror instance group by adding it to List of instance group names that will be excluded from deployment.
Return to the Ops Manager Installation Dashboard and click Review Pending Changes.
To remove the
antivirus-mirrorexclusion added above.