|Applies To||RSA Product Set: NetWitness Logs & Network|
RSA Product/Service Type: NetWitness Server, NetWitness UI, Virtual Log Collector (VLC)
RSA Version/Condition: 11.3
O/S Version: 7
|Tasks||The following steps can be used to establish communication between the RSA NetWitness Server and the Virtual Log Collector (VLC) deployed outside of a private network when a VLC is deployed outside of a private network in a Network Address Translation (NAT) environment. |
- Update the /etc/hosts file on the VLC host from `<ip-address-of-nw-server> nw-node-zero` to `<ip-address-of-nw-server> nw-node-zero <UUID-of-nw-server>`.
Run the following command to retrieve the UUID of the RSA NetWitness Server host.
# cat /etc/salt/minion
This is an example of the UUID for an NW Server host.
- Log into the RSA NetWitness Platform version 11.3 and navigate to ADMIN > Hosts.
- Select the NW Server host and click (Edit icon).
The "Edit Host" dialog is displayed. For example:
- Change the Hostname from the <ip-address> to nw-node-zero and click Save. For example: