Prior to installing Safeguard, ensure your system meets the minimum hardware and software requirements for your platform.
See Supported platforms to review a list of platforms that support Safeguard clients.
80 MB of disk space for program binaries and manuals for each architecture.
You must install and configure SSH client and server software on all policy server hosts.
You must also install SSH client software on all hosts that will use the Sudo Plugin.
You must enable access to SSH as the root user on the policy server hosts during configuration of the policy servers. Both OpenSSH 4.3 (and later) and Tectia SSH 6.4 (and later) are supported.
|Policy Servers: 4 cores
Policy Servers: 8GB
Safeguard for Sudo Requirements
|Primary Policy Server
Configure the firewall ports appropriately when installing the Sudo Plugin on separate machines from the policy server.
TCP/IP port for pmmasterd. Safeguard uses the masterport to communicate with the pmmasterd (policy server daemon).