SecureAPlus Premium users can remotely manage the whitelist of their SecureAPlus installations through the use of the SecureAPlus Account Portal. Remote online whitelist management comes in two forms: Central Whitelist Management via My Approved Whitelist or Review and Approve File Whitelist Requests.

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For users who wish to whitelist windows files (after a major update), you can do so by following the steps below:

Pre-requisite: Whitelist windows files

  1. Firstly, on a sample machine that has SecureAPlus installed and implemented with windows update, ensure that the necessary windows files have been whitelisted.
  2. Export the whitelist by following the method below:
    • Launch SecureAPlus > App Settings
    • In the App Settings menu, click on Application Whitelisting > Advanced Settings
    • In the Whitelist tab, click on the Export Whitelist button.
    • Retain the whitelist file name and file extension as it is (sawhitelist.dat).

Next, there are two ways in which you can import the whitelist into the target machines.

Method 1

  1. Copy the exported sawhitelist.dat into C:\Program Files\SecureAge\Whitelist folder.
  2. Next, use the following command line to import the file: C:\Program Files\SecureAge\Whitelist\saappsvc.exe /install

Method 2

  1. Put your sawhitelist.dat file at the location where everybody can access, for example \\MyServer\public\sawhitelist.dat
  2. Next, use the following command line to import the whitelist: C:\Program Files\SecureAge\Whitelist\SecureAPlusUI.exe /import ” \\MyServer\public\sawhitelist.dat

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