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Secure Mobile Access 8.6 Web Application Firewall Feature Guide



Licensing Web Application Firewall

SonicWall SMA/SRA Web Application Firewall must be licensed before you can begin using it. You can access the MySonicWall web site directly from the SonicWall SMA/SRA management interface to obtain a license.

The Web Application Firewall > Licensing page in the SonicWall SMA management interface provides a link to the System > Licenses page, where you can connect to MySonicWall and purchase the license or start a free trial. You can view all system licenses on the System > Licenses page of the management interface.

To view license details and obtain a license on MySonicWall for Web Application Firewall:
1
Log in to your SonicWall SMA/SRA appliance and navigate to Web Application Firewall > Licensing.

2
If Web Application Firewall is not licensed, click the System > Licenses link. The System > Licenses page is displayed.

3
Under Manage Security Services Online, click the Activate, Upgrade, or Renew services link. The MySonicWall Login page is displayed.

4
Type your MySonicWall credentials into the fields, and then click Submit. The Manage Services Online table is displayed.

5
Click Try to start a 180 day free trial, or click Activate to subscribe to the service for 1 year. The screen below is displayed after selecting the free trial.

6
Click Synchronize to view the license on the System > Licenses page.

Web Application Firewall is now licensed on your SonicWall SMA/SRA appliance. Navigate to Web Application Firewall > Settings to enable it, and then restart your appliance to completely activate Web Application Firewall.