000034619 - Opening Virtual Console from iDRAC Web UI fails in RSA Netwitness

Document created by RSA Customer Support Employee on Jan 2, 2017Last modified by RSA Customer Support Employee on Apr 21, 2017
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Article Number000034619
Applies ToRSA Product Set: Security Analytics
RSA Product/Service Type: SA Core Appliance, iDRAC
RSA Version/Condition: 10.4.x, 10.5.x, 10.6.x, iDRAC7
Platform: CentOS
O/S Version: 6
IssueOpening Virtual Console from iDRAC Web UI fails with the following error.
The viewer has terminated.
Reason: The network connection has been dropped.

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CauseThe issue can occur when the port 5900 is blocked by the firewall. 5900 needs to be open for Virtual Console connection.





Virtual Console keyboard and mouse redirection, Virtual Media, Virtual Folders, and Remote File Share


ResolutionPlease modify the firewall rule to allow port 5900.
Please refer to the following link for additional ports required for iDRAC connection.