To securely install a Trusted Extensions system before configuring it, complete the tasks
that are described in the following task map.
Complete the preparation of
your Solaris system.
Task Map: Preparing a Solaris System for Trusted Extensions
Back up your system.
For a Trusted Solaris 8 system, back
up the system as described in the documentation for your release. A labeled
backup can be restored to each identically labeled zone.
For a Solaris system, see
System Administration Guide: Basic Administration.
Gather information and make decisions about your system and your Trusted Extensions
Collecting Information and Making Decisions Before Installing Trusted Extensions
Install the Trusted Extensions software packages.
Install the Solaris Trusted Extensions Packages
Configure the system.
For a system with a
monitor, see Task Map: Configuring Trusted Extensions.
For a headless system, see Headless System Configuration in Trusted Extensions (Task Map).
For a Sun RayTM, on
the Sun documentation website see Sun Ray Server Software 4.0 Installation and Configuration Guide for the Solaris Operating System.
For a laptop, go to the OpenSolaris Community: Security web page. Click Trusted
Extensions. On the Trusted Extensions page under Laptop Configurations, click Laptop instructions.
To prevent networks
from communicating with the global zone, configure the vni0 interface. For an example,
see the Laptop instructions.