FortiWLC (SD) Communication Ports

FortiWLC (SD) Communication Ports

The tunnel between an AP and a controller uses the following ports for communication.

Traffic Port
AeroScout UDP/6091
Captive Portal (http redirection) TCP/8080
Captive Portal (https redirection) TCP/8081
NM Location Manager – Web UI TCP/443
NM Location Manager – Administrative Web UI (SSL) TCP/8003
NM Location Manager – AP Communication (Capture Packets subsystem) UDP/9177and UDP/ 37008
FTP TCP/20 and TCP/21
H.323v1 flow detection. TCP/1720
HTTP TCP/8080
HTTPS TCP/443
Fortinet L3 AP COMM UDP/5000
Licensing – for connections initiated from within the controller only for licensing purposes (e.g. wncagent -> merud) TCP/32780
Fortinet L3 AP Data UDP/9393
Fortinet L3 AP Discovery/Keepalive UDP/9292
NP1 advertisements / config UDP/9980
NTP UDP/123
RADIUS accounting 1813 / 1646
RADIUS auth 1812 / 1645
SIP UDP/TCP 5060
SSH TCP/22
SNMP UDP/161 and 162
Syslog UDP/514
TFTP UDP/69
UDP broadcast up to 5 upstream/downstream configurable UPD/xxx
TACACS+ TCP/49

FortiWLC (SD) Communication Ports

Traffic Port
Telnet TCP/23
Controller packet capture UDP/9177
WIPS UDP/9178
WireShark, OmniPeek, Newbury UDP/9177
SAM (AP and server) EtherIP 97

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