Enabling Remote Users to Access the C-Web Interface

You can make the C-Web interface accessible to remote users through secure HTTP (HTTPS) or HTTP. You can configure access through the C-Web interface or by using the SRC CLI.

Accessing the C-Web Interface Through Secure HTTP

Before you configure access to the C-Web interface through HTTPS, obtain a digital security certificate on the system.

See Digital Certificates Overview.

To make the C-Web interface accessible to remote users through HTTPS:

  1. Click Configure, expand System>Services>Web Management, and then click HTTPS.

    The HTTP pane appears.

  2. Click Create.
  3. To configure HTTPS for an Ethernet port:
    1. Select the Ethernet port from the list.
    2. To configure a TCP port, type the value in the Port box, and click Apply.
  4. To configure HTTPS for an interface:
    1. Type a list of incoming network interfaces in the Interface box.
    2. To configure a TCP port, type the value in the Port box, and click Apply.

Accessing the C-Web Interface Through HTTP

Although you can configure access to the C-Web interface through HTTP rather than HTTPS, be aware of the following restrictions:

To make the C-Web interface accessible to remote users through HTTP:

  1. Click Configure, expand System>Services>Web Management, and then click HTTP.

    The HTTP pane appears.

  2. Click Create.
  3. To configure HTTP for an Ethernet port:
    1. Select the Ethernet port from the list.
    2. To configure a TCP port, type the value in the Port box, and click Apply.
  4. To configure HTTP for an interface:
    1. Type a list of incoming network interfaces in the Interface box.
    2. To configure a TCP port, type the value in the Port box, and click Apply.

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