USM Anywhere™

Proxy Configuration on the USM Anywhere Sensor

USM Anywhere enables you to configure a proxy server on the USM Anywhere Sensor.

To configure a proxy server

  1. Open your virtualization management console and connect to the USM Anywhere Sensor virtual machine (VM).

    Alternatively, you can open an SSH session to the sensor VM. When using an SSH session, the default username is sysadmin.

    Important: If you are accessing a Microsoft Azure Sensor through SSH and you specified a username other than the default (sysadmin) for SSH access for the sensor VM, you must use the following commands at the command line to "sudo up" and access the sensor console:

    # sudo su –
    # su sysadmin

  2. From the USM Anywhere Sensor console System Menu, select Network Configuration and press Enter.

    Select the Network Configuration option from the console System menu

  3. From the Network Configuration menu, select Configure Proxy and press Enter.

    Select the Configure Proxy option from the Network Configuration menu

  4. From the Configure Proxy menu, select Set Proxy IP and Port and press Enter.

    Select the Set Proxy IP and Port option from the Configure Proxy menu

  5. Enter the proxy port and press Enter.

    Enter the Proxy Port

  6. Enter the proxy hostname or IP and press Enter.

    Enter the Proxy Hostname or IP

  7. (Optional.) Set a user and password by selecting Set Proxy User and Password and pressing Enter from the Configure Proxy menu.

    Enter the Proxy User and Password

  8. Enter the proxy user and press Enter.

    Enter the Proxy User

  9. Enter the proxy password and press Enter.

    Enter the Proxy Password

  10. From the Configure Proxy menu, select Enable Proxy and press Enter.

    Enable Proxy Option from the Configure Proxy Menu

  11. From the Network Configuration menu, you can check your proxy configuration by selecting View Network Configuration and pressing Enter.

    Select the View Network Configuration option from the Network Configuration menu

    View Network Configuration