Download Security Connector

Before you begin

Add a security connector.

Complete this procedure if you are deploying Security Connector on VMware ESXi or Microsoft Hyper-V.


Version 3.3.0 allows you to deploy a Security Connector image file on Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Microsoft Azure. To try Security Connector on these cloud platforms, contact your ‚ÄčAkamai‚Äč representative.

To download Security Connector:

  1. In the Threat Protection menu of Enterprise Center, select Clients & Connectors > Security Connectors.

  2. In the ‚ÄčAkamai‚Äč Security Connector area, click the download icon.

  3. Depending on the virtualization product, click one of these options:

    • To download Security Connector for VMware, click Download for VMware.

    • To download Security Connector for Hyper-V, click Download for Hyper-V.

    The virtualization files are downloaded to wherever your browser saves downloaded files.

Next steps

  1. Deploy Security Connector.

  2. Create a security connector password.