Configuring Active Directory and Endpoint Protection Verification Widget Settings

The Endpoint Protection Verification widget requires connection to your Active Directory server, OfficeScan servers, and Deep Security servers to work properly.

Warning:

The OfficeScan server client trees and Active Directory trees must be synchronized for the Endpoint Protection Verification Widget to work properly.

  1. Navigate to Administration > Settings > Active Directory and Widget Settings.

    The Active Directory and Endpoint Protection Verification Widget Settings screen appears.

  2. Select Enable specified connections.
  3. Configure the Active Directory Server Connection Settings:
    • Server FQDN or IP address: The FQDN or IP address for your Active Directory server

    • Domain\user name: The domain name and user name required to log on to your Active Directory server

    • Password: The password required to log on to your Active Directory server

    Important: Depending on various factors such as the size of your organization, the initial Active Directory synchronization might take more than an hour.
  4. Configure the OfficeScan Server Connection Settings:
    • Product ID: A short identifier for the OfficeScan server used by the widget

    • Server FQDN or IP address: The FQDN or IP address for your OfficeScan server

    • Port: The port number used for communication with your OfficeScan server

      Default is 4343.

    • User name: The domain name and user name required to log on to your OfficeScan server

    • Password: The password required to log on to your OfficeScan server

  5. Configure the Deep Security Server Connection Settings:
    • Product ID: A short identifier for the Deep Security server used by the widget

    • Server FQDN or IP address: The FQDN or IP address for your Deep Security server

    • Port: The port number used for communication with your Deep Security server

      Default is 4119.

    • User name: The domain name and user name required to log on to your Deep Security server

    • Password: The password required to log on to your Deep Security server

  6. To add more than one OfficeScan or Deep Security server click the + icon. You can add upto five OfficeScan servers and upto five Deep Security servers.
  7. Configure Synchronization Settings:
    • Specify how often all of the servers configured on this screen will synchronize with the Endpoint Protection Verification widget.

    • Select the Synchronize after clicking "Save" check box to force all of the servers configured on this screen to synchronize with the Endpoint Protection Verification widget, after clicking save.

  8. Click Save.