Configure An Administrative Account for a WildFire Appliance
Create and configure admin user with granular authentication
parameters for the WildFire appliance.
Create one or more administrators with granular
authentication parameters for your WildFire appliance to manage
from the Panorama™ management server. Additionally, you can configure
local administrators from Panorama that can be configured directly
on the CLI of the WildFire appliance. However, pushing new configuration changes
to the WildFire appliance will overwrites local administrators with
the administrators configured for the WildFire appliance.
The administrator accounts created on Panorama are later
imported to the WildFire appliance and managed from Panorama.
must configure the administrative account with Superuser admin role privileges
to successfully configure authentication for the WildFire appliance.
Configure the authentication for the WildFire appliance.
Managed WildFire Appliance
select the WildFire appliance you previously added.
) Select the
you configured in the previous step.
Configure the authentication
the WildFire appliance.
Enter the number of
before a user is locked out of the WildFire appliance CLI.
, in minutes,
for which the WildFire appliance locks out a user account after
that user reaches the configured number of
, in minutes,
before the user account is automatically logged out due to inactivity.
Max Session Count
how many user accounts can simultaneously access the WildFire appliance.
Max Session Time
can be logged in before being automatically logged out.
Add the WildFire appliance administrators.
Administrators may either be added as a local administrator
or as an imported Panorama administrator—but not both. Adding the
same administrator as both a local administrator and as an imported
Panorama administrator is not supported and causes the Panorama
commit to fail. For example, the commit to Panorama fails if you
as both a local and Panorama administrator.
and configure new administrators
unique to the WildFire appliancer. These administrators are specific
to the WildFire appliance for which they are created and you manage
these administrators from this table.
any administrators configured on
Panorama. These administrators are created on Panorama and imported
to the WildFire appliance.
to save the WildFire
appliance authentication configuration.