Securing Platform communications

You can use HTTPS certificates to secure all network communications performed by the GFI OneGuard PlatformThe main component of GFI OneGuard that connects all the services offered by the product and the database that stores all collected information.. Configure IIS to use HTTPS to provide:

  • a secure connection when network users access the GFI OneGuard web interface.
  • secure the communications between the Platform and Controllers.

This feature is especially recommended when the GFI OneGuard Platform is accessed from external networks, so that all communications are encrypted.

To enable HTTPS for the GFI OneGuard Platform: