Authentication You must add a valid user group to activate the Authentication check box on the firewall policy configuration page. Users can authenticate with the firewall using HTTP or FTP. For users to be able to authenticate, you must add […]
Security Use NTP to synchronize time on the FortiGate and the core network systems, such as email servers, web servers, and logging services. Enable log rules to match corporate policy. For example, log administration authentication events and access to systems […]
Firewall Be careful when disabling or deleting firewall settings. Changes that you make to the firewall configuration using the GUI or CLI are saved and activated immediately. Arrange firewall policies in the policy list from more specific to more general. […]
Firmware Firmware upgrading and downgrading sounds pretty simple, anyone can do it, right? The mark of a professional is not that they can do something correctly, or even do it correctly over and over again. A professional works in such […]
General considerations For security purposes, NAT mode is preferred because all of the internal or DMZ networks can have secure private addresses. NAT mode policies use network address translation to hide the addresses in a more secure zone from users […]
Part 2 of the white board session that shows some diagrams via computer (may be clearer than my whiteboard with glare) as well as some inside the fortigate perspective.
A lot of people have been having issues with their FortiSwitches going “disconnected” in their HA FortiGate clusters and it is a cabling issue. In this video, I break out how to do it so that your experience will be […]
Introduction and supported models This guide provides release information for FortiOS 6.2.0 build 0866. For FortiOS documentation, see the Fortinet Document Library. Supported models FortiOS 6.2.0 supports the following models. FortiGate FG-30E, FG-30E_3G4G_INTL, FG-30E_3G4G_NAM, FG-50E, FG-51E, FG-52E, FG-60E, FG-60E-POE, FG-61E, […]