How to Disable SSH on Sarix Cameras

Issue

How to disable SSH on Sarix cameras.

Product Line

Pelco Cameras, Pelco Video Management

Environment

1st generation Sarix cameras and encoders - All versions

Cause

SSH needs to be disabled for security purposes

Resolution

There are two ways to disable SSH on Sarix cameras:

 

  1. Through the web interface:
    1. In Endura Utilities, right click on the camera and choose Open Web Interface.
    2. Login and click on Settings.
    3. Click on SSH under the Network tab.
    4. Uncheck the Enabled box.
    5. Click Save.

     

  2. Using a script in Endura Utilities:
    1. Download the Sarix Disable SSH script.
    2. Import the script into Endura Utilities by clicking on the Script tab and then Import.
    3. Run the script by right clicking the camera, choosing Scripts>Sarix Disable SSH.