dmz and filemaker server

Posted on 2008-06-14
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Last Modified: 2010-04-27
i have fortigate 100A.
now i can connect with virtual ip to connect filemaker server.
should i use DMZ to connect filemaker server?
is this more secure?
Question by:Hiroyuki Tamura
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it depends on how is setup your firewall. if completely locked for incoming data, there is no risk using a fm server without a DMZ as it only needs 1 port, 5003 (+ 50003 & 50006 for remote admin if needed).

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thank you.

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