Cockpit Pro/Ent only

The CipherMail Enterprise Appliance comes with the Cockpit application installed. The Cockpit application is a web-based graphical interface for servers which can be used to manage certain aspects of the server.

Note

For more information about the Cockpit application, see https://cockpit-project.org/

The Cockpit application can be access on the following URL: https://ciphermail.example.com:9090 (replace with the correct host or address).

Cockpit

Cockpit by default uses PAM authentication. You can login with your system credentials.

With Cockpit the following tasks can be performed:

  • Inspect and change network settings

  • Configure the firewall

  • Manage storage

  • Browse and search system logs

  • Inspect a system’s hardware

  • Manage user accounts

  • Use a terminal on a remote server in your local web browser

  • Switch between multiple Cockpit servers