000026424 - How to disable port 80 on an RSA Security Analytics server appliance

Document created by RSA Customer Support Employee on Jun 14, 2016Last modified by RSA Customer Support on Sep 27, 2019
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Article Number000026424
Applies ToRSA Product Set: NetWitness Logs & Packets
RSA Version/Condition: 10.x, 11.x
Platform: CentOS
O/S Version: EL6, EL7
IssueHow to disable port 80 on an RSA Security Analytics server appliance.
How do I turn off port 80 on my Security Analytics appliance?
What are the pros and cons of disabling port 80 on my Security Analytics server?
Resolution

To disable port 80 on the Security Analytics server appliance, perform the following steps:



  1. Connect to the Security Analytics server appliance via SSH.
  2. Issue the following command to stop the service:  stop lighttpd
  3. Issue the following command to modify the startup script:  echo "start on runlevel [5]" > /etc/init/lighttpd.override
NotesCaution!  By making this change, the Security Analytics repository function can no longer be used.
Legacy Article IDa65373

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