There are a lot of folks out there spending a lot of money on SSL VPN solutions when they have the feature built into the FortiGate already. Watch this video discussing this.
FortiClient EMS – Enterprise Management Server FortiClient Enterprise Management Server (FortiClient EMS) is a security management solution that enables scalable and centralized management of multiple endpoints (computers). FortiClient EMS provides efficient and effective administration of endpoints running FortiClient. It provides visibility across the network to securely share information and assign […]
FortiClient Open Ports Diagram
FortiClient WAN optimization over IPsec VPN configuration example This example shows how to add WAN optimization to a FortiClient IPsec VPN. The IPsec VPN tunnel allows remote FortiClient users to connect to the internal network behind the FortiGate unit. Example FortiClient WAN optimization configuration To configure the FortiGate unit […]
FortiClient WAN optimization FortiClient WAN optimization supports protocol optimization and byte caching in IPsec VPN and SSL VPN tunnels between FortiClient and a FortiGate unit. To add WAN optimization to FortiClient, configure FortiClient Advanced settings and enable WAN optimization. This setting can then apply WAN optimization to any IPsec or […]
FortiClient WAN optimization PCs running the FortiClient application are client-side peers that initiate WAN optimization tunnels with server- side peer FortiGate units. However, you can have an ever-changing number of FortiClient peers with IP addresses that also change regularly. To avoid maintaining a list of such peers, you can instead […]
Just a heads up, a lot of people only deal with one specific operating system in their environments (Fortinet dumps a lot of their investment into the development of Windows applications because of the market share). Just in case you haven’t found it, Fortinet provides downloads to the Mac OS […]
A client of mine stumbled across this issue and after some digging it appears to be fairly common. In my experience, FortiClient tends to have more issues with Mac OS in general. For this particular problem though I have had success by rolling back the FortiClient. Downloading the latest from […]