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Security enhancements and exceptions for SolarWinds Orion Platform products

By default, SolarWinds Orion products use HTTP instead of HTTPS. You can increase the security of your data by using SSL or SSL and FIPS.

For best performance, SolarWinds also recommends creating an antivirus directory exclusion for the SolarWinds install folder.