ESMC 7 introduces a new generation of the Agent – Server communication protocol. The new replication protocol uses TLS and HTTP2 protocols so it can go through Proxy servers. There are also new self-recovery features and a persistent connection which improves overall communication performance.
New communication protocol does not support connection using ERA 6.x Proxy.
ESET provides pre-configured Apache installer. The user can also use other proxy solution (besides Apache HTTP Proxy) which fulfills the following conditions:
However, the configuration of other proxy solutions is not provided or supported by ESET. Other proxy solutions may not support caching of the ESET Dynamic Threat Defense communication.
The ESET Remote Administrator version (ERA) 6.x Proxy component is discontinued in ESET Security Management Center 7. Follow the instructions in this article carefully to ensure connection compatibility:
%TOMCAT_HOME%indirectory (for example,
C:\Program Files\Apache Tomcat\Tomcat7\bin\) and double-click tomcat7w.exe.
C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\era\folder and all of its contents.
EraWebServerConfig.propertiesconfiguration file located at:
C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\era\WEB-EraWebServerConfig.properties.
C:\Program Files(x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\era\ folder (including the
era.warfile and extract it to:
C:\Program Files(x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\era\.
EraWebServerConfig.propertiesconfiguration file from Step d to:
C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 7.0\webapps\era\WEB-
AllowCONNECT 443 563 2222and change
2222to the number of your port.