The Barracuda Web Application Firewall is assigned a default IP address of 192.168.200.200. You can change the address using the administrative console or by pressing and holding the RESET button on the front panel.
Holding RESET for eight seconds changes the default IP address to 192.168.1.200. Holding the button for 12 seconds changes the IP address to 10.1.1.200.
To set a new IP address from the administrative console:
- Connect your keyboard and monitor directly to the Barracuda Web Application Firewall.
- At the barracuda login prompt, enter admin for the login and admin for the password. The User Confirmation Requested window displays the current IP address configuration of the Barracuda Web Application Firewall.
- Using your Tab key, select Change and press Enter to change the IP address configuration.
- Enter the new IP address, netmask, and default gateway for your Barracuda Web Application Firewall. Select Save to enter your changes. (The Primary and Secondary DNS fields may be entered at this step or from the web interface). Select Exit.
The new IP address and network settings are applied to your Barracuda Web Application Firewall.