What is the recommended timeout settings on the Malware Analysis Appliance?

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Article ID: 168768

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Malware Analysis Software - MA

Issue/Introduction

You want to know the timeout settings recommended by Blue Coat on the MAA.
You want to change the timeout settings on the MAA.

Resolution

Blue Coat recommends using the default timeout settings in the MAA, which is listed below :

[email protected]:~$ df-config-mgr --dump-config | grep -i timeout
analytics.file_reputation.lookup_timeout=6
ivm_watchdog.timeout=600
mag2w_constants.mag2w_session_timeout=2 HOUR
task-defaults.ivm.tp_IVM.TIMEOUT=60
webpulse.lookup_timeout=6


Global settings should only be changed with recommendation from Blue Coat as they impact the overall performance of the MAA.

Settings can be changed on an as-required basis from the GUI on execution.