Configuring Account

Use the Account page to configure your account credentials on the security appliance.

A valid account is required to download the latest firmware image from and to check for signature updates from Cisco’s signature server for IPS, Application Control, and Anti-Virus. If you do not have one, go to https:// by clicking the Create a Account link on this page to register a account.

Note You can also configure your account credentials by using the Setup Wizard. See Configuring Account Credentials, page 19.

 1. Click Device Management > Cisco Services & Support > Account.

The Account window opens.

 2. Enter the following information:

 • User Name: Enter the name of your account.

 • Password: Enter the password of your account.

 3. Click Save to apply your settings.