Best Practices: Log management

Best Practices: Log management When the FortiGate unit records FortiGate activity, valuable information is collected that provides insight into¬†how to better protect network traffic against attacks, including misuse and abuse. There is a lot to consider before enabling logging on a FortiGate unit, such as what FortiGate activities to enable and which log device is […]

Reports – FortiManager 5.2

Reports FortiManager units can analyze information collected from the log files of managed log devices. It then presents the information in tabular and graphical reports that provide a quick and detailed analysis of activity on your networks. To reduce the number of reports needed, reports are independent from devices, and contain layout information in the […]

High Availability – FortiManager 5.2

High Availability This section provides a general description of FortiManager High Availability (HA). This section also describes all HA configuration options and includes some basic HA configuration and maintenance procedures. This section describes: l HA overview l Configuring HA options l Monitoring HA status l Upgrading the FortiManager firmware for an operating cluster HA overview […]

FortiGuard Management – FortiManager 5.2

FortiGuard Management The FortiGuard Distribution Network (FDN) provides FortiGuard services for your FortiManager system and its managed devices and FortiClient agents. The FDN is a world-wide network of FortiGuard Distribution Servers (FDS) which update the FortiGuard services on your FortiManager system on a regular basis so that your FortiManager system is protected against the latest […]