3. Getting Started

Installation Using a USB Flash Drive
Prepare the USB Flash Drive   To install cognitix Threat Defender on physical hardware, you need an installable image. To be able to use this image, you ...
Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 at 3:06 PM
Signing In
Start your web browser. We recommend using Chrome. In the address bar, enter the IP address of Threat Defender that you set up when you installed the s...
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019 at 12:49 PM
Changing the Administrator Password
Path: Settings – System Users Navigate to Settings and select the submenu System Users. From the list of system users, select the default admin user. ...
Wed, 6 Nov, 2019 at 10:48 AM
Changing the Hostname and Time Settings
Path: Settings - General To be able to successfully install a license, the time settings have to be correct. To change the hostname and the time setti...
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019 at 2:21 PM
Changing the Management Interface
Path: Network - Management Interface You can change the default management interface to access the Threat Defender web interface at a different IP address...
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019 at 2:59 PM
Adding the License
Path: Settings - License Important Make sure that the correct date and time are set (see Changing Hostname and Time Settings). Otherwise, installing th...
Thu, 7 Nov, 2019 at 11:14 AM
Creating Tags
Path: Policy - Network Objects - Network Tags Network Tags can be used as a grouping mechanism that allows you to associate different network objects. ...
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019 at 3:55 PM
Creating Static Network Objects
Path: Policy - Network Objects - Static Network Objects Static Network Objects (SNOs) group several hosts as a single entity that can be used in policies,...
Thu, 7 Nov, 2019 at 11:47 AM
Creating Dynamic Network Objects
Path: Policy - Network Objects - Dynamic Network Objects Dynamic Network Objects (DNOs) are a special version of our implementation of Network Objects tha...
Thu, 7 Nov, 2019 at 2:07 PM