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Last update: 2022-03-22

Import an OVA to a virtualization platform

You can import the Sophos Firewall Migration Assistant OVA to your virtualization platform.

For specific instructions on deploying the Sophos Firewall Migration Assistant OVA to virtualization platforms, see:

Please follow the instructions below:

  1. Turn on the virtual appliance.
  2. Go to the console and log in as admin.


    The default password is password.

  3. Assign an IP address to the virtual appliance.

  4. Enter 2 (Configure IP Address), and press Enter.
  5. Enter the number corresponding to the interface, and press Enter.

    Default: 0

  6. Choose DHCP or Static.

    If you choose Static, enter the IP address and subnet.

  7. Enter the admin account password when prompted, and press Enter.

To check the IP address:

  1. Enter 1 at the main menu, then press Enter.
  2. Open your web browser and go to the IP address.

The Sophos Firewall Migration Assistant supports both http and https.

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