The installation instructions for FortiDeceptor VM assume you are familiar with your VM server and terminology.
Upgrade to the latest, stable update and patch release for your virtual environment.
FortiDeceptor VM has specific CPU requirements:
Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-x/EPT) or AMD Virtualization (AMD-V/RVI).
Ensure the following prerequisites are met before installing FortiDeceptor VM:
- A compatible Linux distribution, such as Ubuntu 16.04 with Kernel 4.6.7 and later and the qemu-kvm 2.5 and later packages, or CentOS 7.2 with Kernel 4.1.12 and later and the qemu-kvm 2.3 and later packages.
- virt-manager is installed on the management computer.