Installing the SafeLinx Administrator

You can install the SafeLinx Administrator on the same host as the SafeLinx Server, or on another computer that has access to the SafeLinx Server.

Before you begin

The SafeLinx Administrator requires OpenJDK8, which is available from

About this task

The first time that you start the SafeLinx Administrator, you must log in to the access manager with the default admin ID (admin) and password (sl4!admin). This default administrator ID has super user access. After you install the SafeLinx Administrator, you can create other administrator IDs and grant them different levels of access.

If you install the SafeLinx Administrator on a computer other than the SafeLinx Server, consider using TLS to secure the connection. For more information, see Securing communications between the SafeLinx Administrator and the access manager.