You can configure the security protocols and cryptographic algorithms that are used to encrypt communications between clients and the Access Point appliance from the admin configuration pages.
Review the Access Point Deployment Properties. The following settings information is required
Static IP address for the Access Point appliance
IP Address of the DNS server
Password for the administration console
URL of the server instance or load balancer that the Access Point appliance points to
Syslog server URL to save the event log files
- In the admin UI Configure Manual section, click Select.
- In the Advanced Settings section, click the System Configuration gearbox icon.
- Edit the following Access Point appliance configuration values.
Default Value and Description
Specifies the locale to use when generating error messages.
en_US for English
ja_JP for Japanese
fr_FR for French
de_DE for German
zh_CN for Simplified Chinese
zh_TW for Traditional Chinese
ko_KR for Korean
This password was set when you deployed the appliance. You can reset it.
Passwords must be at least 8 characters long, contain at least one uppercase and one lowercase letter, one digit, and one special character, which includes ! @ # $ % * ( ).
Most cases, the default settings do not need to be changed. This is the cryptographic algorithms that are used to encrypt communications between clients and the Access Point appliance. Cipher settings are used for enabling various security protocols.
Honor Cipher Order
Default is NO. Select YES to enable TLS cipher list order control.
SSL 3.0 Enabled
Default is NO. Select YES to enable SSL 3.0 security protocol.
TLS 1.0 Enabled
Default is NO. Select YES to enable TLS 1.0 security protocol.
TLS 1.1 Enabled
Default is YES. The TLS 1.1 security protocol is enabled.
TLS 1.2 Enabled
Default is YES. The TLS 1.2 security protocol is enabled.
Enter the Syslog server URL that is used for logging Access Point events. This value can be a URL or a host name or IP address. If you do not set the syslog server URL, no events are logged. Enter as
Health Check URL
Enter a URL that the load balancer connects to and checks the health of Access Point.
Cookies to be Cached
The set of cookies that Access Point caches. The default is none.
Select the static IP mode, either STATICV4 OR STATICV6.
Default value is 36000000 milliseconds.
Enable YES to pause the Access Point appliance to achieve a consistent state to perform maintenance tasks
Default value is 60.
- Click Save.
What to do next
Configure the edge service settings for the components that Access Point is deployed with. After the edge settings are configured, configure the authentication settings.