Appendix D – FortiClient Log Messages

Appendix D – FortiClient Log Messages Client Feature ID Level Format Description AntiVirus 0x00017913 Warning Found malware by [AntiVirus scan|AntiVirus realtime protection] in [filesystem|email] This message is logged when a malware is found. AntiVirus 0x00017914 Warning Found suspicious by [AntiVirus scan|AntiVirus realtime protection] in [filesystem|disk|email] This message is logged when a suspicious is found. AntiVirus […]

Appendix C – Rebrand FortiClient

Appendix C – Rebrand FortiClient The FortiClient Configurator can be used to create custom FortiClient MSI installers with various combinations. The customized MSI installer generated may be used to install FortiClient on all supported platforms using Active Directory. A FortiClient setup executable file is also generated for manual distribution. Under Options, you can select to […]

Appendix B – FortiClient API

Appendix B – FortiClient API You can operate FortiClient VPNs using the COM-based FortiClient API. The API can be used with IPsec VPN only. SSL VPN is currently not supported. This chapter contains the following sections: l Overview l API reference Overview The FortiClient COM library provides functionality to: Retrieve a list of the VPN […]

Custom FortiClient Installations

Custom FortiClient Installations The FortiClient Configurator tool is the recommended method of creating customized FortiClient installation files. You can also customize which modules are displayed in the FortiClient dashboard in the FortiClient profile. This will allow you to activate any of the modules at a later date without needing to re-install FortiClient. Any changes made […]


Settings This section describes the available options on the File > Settings page for FortiClient in standalone mode. In managed mode, options on the Settings page are configured in the FortiClient profile by using FortiGate/EMS. Backup or restore full configuration To backup or restore the full configuration file, select File > Settings from the toolbar. […]

Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan FortiClient includes a Vulnerability Scan module to check endpoint workstations for known system vulnerabilities. The vulnerability scan results can include: List of vulnerabilities for Microsoft operating systems, third-party software, and Microsoft software detected on the endpoint device Links to more information l Links to Microsoft bulletin reports Software patches that can be installed […]

FortiClient Telemetry Connection

FortiClient Telemetry Connection In managed mode, FortiClient uses a gateway IP address to connect FortiClient Telemetry to FortiGate or FortiClient EMS. For more information, see Telemetry Gateway IP Lists on page 31. How FortiClient locates FortiGate/EMS FortiClient uses the following methods in the following order to automatically locate FortiGate/EMS for Telemetry connection: Telemetry Gateway IP […]

FortiClient Provisioning

FortiClient Provisioning FortiClient can be installed on a standalone computer using the installation wizard or deployed to multiple Microsoft Windows systems by using Microsoft Active Directory (AD). You can use FortiClient EMS to deply FortiClient to multiple Microsoft Windows systems. For information, see the FortiClient EMS Administration Guide. This chapter contains the following sections: l […]