• Centralized Backup & Restore of NetWitness Version 11.2+  (A Wrapper Script for NRT)

    NOTE:  Updated to support 11.4.0.1Scenario You need to remotely backup your NetWitness hosts to a central location, to satisfy Disaster Recovery Requirements, perform a Tech Refresh, or to be prepared for RMA rep...
    John Snider
    last modified by John Snider
  • Recover forgotten root password on CentOS 7

    Change Note: The attached script for changing passwords across all Netwitness hosts, has been updated due to changes in salt version in 11.4. Synopsis Normally resetting the root password is a simple task if you̵...
    John Snider
    last modified by John Snider
  • iDRAC 9 Configuration and Maintenance Guide

    Summary This guide was developed to consolidate most iDRAC related configuration and maintenance tasks into a simple easy to use document that could be downloaded for local use.  Below is the list of topics cover...
    Leonard Chvilicek
    last modified by Leonard Chvilicek
  • Recently Published Knowledge Base Articles for RSA NetWitness® Platform

    Date Range: Sunday, March 8th -- Saturday, March 14th   Article Title Author Last Published Date 000037370 - Install/Upgrade fails in RSA NetWitness Platform because Resolv::ResolvError: no address for a particul...
    RSA Link Team
    last modified by RSA Link Team
  • SNMP with Netwitness Appliances - SNMPv1,2 and 3 – Put it all together 11.x

    Updated for snmpv3: 01/14/2020 Scenario – You or your customer would like to link SNMP to the Netwitness for system monitoring purposes (Solarwinds, Nagios, etc.).   Why SNMP? SNMP is an “agentless...
    Thomas Jones
    last modified by Thomas Jones
  • RSA NetWitness® Platform Versions

    Click on a link below to visit the page for each product version. RSA NetWitness® Logs & Network | RSA NetWitness® Investigator | RSA NetWitness® Endpoint | RSA NetWitness® Orche...
    RSA Link Team
    last modified by Charan Rajakumar
  • Parsing Suricata JSON logs with NW

    To successfully parse Suricata JSON logs via syslog collector we need to use LUA parser in NetWitness Log Decoder. Suricata LUA parser in this example is mapping only specific fields from JSON logs to metakeys. In ca...
    Miha Mesojedec
    last modified by Miha Mesojedec
  • Recently Published Knowledge Base Articles for RSA NetWitness® Endpoint

    Date Range: Sunday, December 22nd -- Saturday, December 28th   Article Title Author Last Published Date 000029763 - RSA NetWitness Endpoint RSA Live configuration error, Could not establish trust relationshi...
    RSA Link Team
    last modified by RSA Link Team
  • NetWitness Services List

    Hey NetWitness Users,      I recently received a pretty comprehensive listing of the various service names and locations of the NetWitness services!  I wanted to ensure I got this info out to the ...
    Robert Dredger
    last modified by Robert Dredger
  • VLC Load Balancing + Failover Video Files

    Naushad Kasu
    last modified by Naushad Kasu
  • ESA Notification script broken in version 10.6.6.1

    If you use notification scripts as part of your ESA rules and recently migrated to version 10.6.6.1 you may have noticed that the output notification "script" is not working any more but no worries, the solution to th...
    Alejandro Negron
    last modified by Alejandro Negron
  • Services on NW 11.x Admin Server

    Service Command  Log File Location Purpose Admin Server service rsa-nw-admin-server restart /var/log/netwitness/admin-server/admin-server.log The NetWitness Suite Administration Server (Admin server) is...
    Twinkle Lath
    last modified by Twinkle Lath
  • Refresh ESA Meta Key Schema

    Some customers have seen issues with their Meta Key References (meta key schema) after an upgrade of the ESA service. In the following screenshot, we see a clean version of the meta key schema -- however, in your envi...
    Naushad Kasu
    last modified by Naushad Kasu
  • Consolidating your backups and maximizing NRT (NetWitness Recovery Tool)

    Changes are inevitable and no one knows when a restore is going to be needed.  Today backup and restore processes  are standard, required, and are part of nearly all basic deployment strategies.  W...
    Thomas Jones
    last modified by Thomas Jones
  • Creating and using an external repo in 11.x

    Scenario - Due to a slow or unstable WAN link between host(s) and the NW Admin Server (node-zero) host, installs and/or upgrades are failing to complete successfully. Solution – External Repo Create an extern...
    John Snider
    last modified by John Snider
  • RSA NetWitness Working Groups

    RSA NetWitness Working Groups   RSA NetWitness Working Groups provide a mechanism for collaboration by the product team with our customers.  Working Groups are formed to address specific areas of the RS...
    Brian Dunphy
    last modified by Guy Williams
  • Recently Published Knowledge Base Articles for RSA NetWitness® Orchestrator

    Date Range:  Sunday, January 20th -- Saturday, January 26th   Article Title Author Last Published Date 000036240 - Why do I get an "Unauthorized" message when attempting to access the RSA NetWitnes...
    RSA Link Team
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  • RSA NetWitness WinRM Event Source Troubleshooting - PowerShell Script

    Matthew Bradley
    last modified by Matthew Bradley
  • Threat Detection Content Update - October 2018

    Summary: Several changes have been made to the Threat Detection Content in Live. For added detection you need to deploy/download and subscribe to the content via Live, for retired content you'll need to manually remov...
    Rajas Save
    last modified by Rajas Save
  • How to use non-root user to run root privilege commands in Netwitness server putty

    This document helps to allow non-root user to run root privilege commands without root password.   1. Login to Netwitness server putty as root user. 2. Create new user account using command useradd testin...
    Sravan Koneti
    last modified by Sravan Koneti