We recommend our users to move to the latest version of Firewall Analyzer 12.6 Build #126285 released on March 27, 2023.
In case, you are in previous build, follow below table.
|Current build||Upgrade path to the latest build|
|126000 and above||Install the service pack to move to the latest build|
|125000 to 125659||Install the service pack to move to the build 126005|
|124000 to 124196
||Install the service pack to move to the build 125012|
|12300||Install the service pack to move to the build 124006|
|12200||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 12300|
|12000/12100||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 12200|
|8500||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 12200|
|8300||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 8500|
|8200||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 8300|
|8100/8110||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 8200|
|8000||Fill this form to get upgrade to build 8200|
|Less than 8000||Contact Firewall Analyzer Support|
Follow the instructions below to upgrade Firewall Analyzer:
Note: To take a backup is essential to revert to the existing build without any loss of data if the upgrade fails due to unexpected reasons.
Step 1: Shut down Firewall Analyzer. (If Firewall Analyzer is running as a service, stop the service also)
Step 2: Take a backup of the entire Data folder from the installed directory to a safe location.
Steps to backup database
For Firewall Analyzer Enterprise Edition:
Step 3: Execute the UpdateManager.bat (.sh in case of Linux) file present in the /bin directory.
Step 4: Click Browse and select the appropriate service/upgrade pack (see the table above) you downloaded.
Step 5: Click Install to install the service pack. This may take several minutes depending on the amount of data that needs to be migrated.
Step 6: Wait until the service pack is fully installed.
Step 7: Click Close and click Exit to exit the Update Manager tool.
Step 8: Start the Firewall Analyzer server/service.
Post Migration Check
Clear the web browser cache before trying to access the web client.
How do I find out my Build number?
Note: An end of support has been announced for Firewall Analyzer versions 6.x, 7.x, 8.x, 12000 to 12200.
You can contact Firewall Analyzer Support at any time for assistance in upgrading Firewall Analyzer to the latest build. Customers using build less than 6000, please contact Firewall Analyzer Support to upgrade to the latest build.