Smart Protection Server



Product version

3.0 Patch 1 (or later)

Apex Central registration

Complete the registration from the Apex Central management console. Go to Administration > Managed Servers > Server Registration, select the product from the Server Type list, and click Add.

Suspicious Object list synchronization

From the Smart Protection Server web console:

  • For Smart Protection Server 3.0 Patch 1, go to Smart Protection > C&C Contact Alert

  • For Smart Protection Server 3.0 Patch 2 (or later), go to Smart Protection > Suspicious Objects

Required information about the Suspicious Object list source:

  • Service URL

  • Port

    If the list source is Apex Central, the default ports are HTTP Port 80 or HTTPS Port 443.

  • API key: Provided by the server administrator

    If the list source is Apex Central, open the Apex Central management console and go to Administration > Suspicious Objects > Distribution Settings.


    For Smart Protection Server 3.3 (or later), Apex Central automatically sends the required API key information to the Smart Protection Server during registration.

For more information, see the Smart Protection Server Administrator's Guide.

Integrated Connected Threat Defense features

  • Suspicious Object list synchronization

  • Suspicious Object scan actions