Set Up a Security Banner

The following is an example of banner text:
This device is the property of Polycom, Inc., and must be used in accordance with the company’s acceptable use policy.

The security banner is not supported on the Polycom Touch Control.

Procedure

  1. In the system web interface, go to Admin Settings > Security > Security Banner.
  2. Configure these settings and click Save.
    Setting Description
    Enable Security Banner Enable or disable the ability to display a security banner when logging in to the local or system web interface.
    Banner Text
    • Custom—Lets you enter any text for the banner.
    • DoD—Displays a default U.S. Department of Defense security banner. You cannot view or change this text on the local interface, but you can in the system web interface.
    Local System Banner Text The security banner that displays on the local interface and API (SSH or telnet). Enter up to 2,408 single-byte or 1,024 double-byte characters. The text wraps to the next line as you type, but you can press Enter anywhere to force a line break. Banner for text logins (ports 22, 23, 24)
    Remote Access Banner Text The security banner that displays on the system web interface. Enter up to 2,408 single-byte or 1,024 double-byte characters. The text wraps to the next line as you type, but you can press Enter anywhere to force a line break. This is visible only in the system web interface.