Securing the web administrator account

All NAS Bridge virtual machines use the same default web administrator account. To ensure your system is secure, you must create a new user account and delete the default administrator account before you configure the NAS Bridge node.

About this task

Securing the web administrator account is a two-step process. First, you must create a new administrator account. Then, you must sign in as the new user and delete the default administrator account.

Steps

  1. Click Configuration at the top of the web page.
  2. Click Users on the left side of the page.
    The Users page appears.
  3. Click Add.
  4. Type the required configuration information for the new user account.
    • Enter at least 8 characters for the password.
    • Set Role to Admin.
    • Use the Email field to specify the user name for the account.
  5. Click Save.
  6. Click Logout at the top of the page.
  7. Sign in to the node using the email and password for your new administrator account.
  8. Click Users on the left side of the page.
  9. Select the default account user (changeme@netapp.com), and click Remove.