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Fortigate - block sites with AD connection

Posted on 2014-11-06
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Hi Experts,

I have a FORTIGATE 200B firewall cluster from running.
The webfilter is active for all with a policy.
Always when I have a person who needs special access to several sites, which are normally blocked, I have to create a new policy, reserve the IP of the user and blind this to the new policy.

Is it not possible to connect the FORTIGATE to my AD and use the AD user to allow  or block a site ?
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by:Jinujoz
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Use LDAP or FSAE feature in fortigate to attain the goal
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by:Eprs_Admin
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do you have a manual to set up LDAP ?
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by:Eprs_Admin
ID: 40426146
is it possible with this configuration to create a policy, based on a AD usergroup to block facebook and exclude some users from this rule ?
What do I need ? LDAP or FSAE ?

I dont know what to configure in my case ....
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by:Eprs_Admin
ID: 40434694
Can you explain how to use LDAP with the FORTIGATE ?
I have read your link and LDAP is configured.
But how to create a policy to block sites and exclude some users from it ?
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by:Eprs_Admin
ID: 40434706
what I don´t understand, in my FORTIGATE they speak about FSSO and in the manual about FSAE and LDAP.
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by:Eprs_Admin
ID: 40434799
when I activate the Enable Identity Based Policy, then all internet access is gone.
Can you help me out to configure it properly ?
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by:Eprs_Admin
ID: 40449209
I need help to set this up in the Fortigate.
What do I need to allow a user a blocked site ?
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by:Eprs_Admin
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ok I got it.
Thanks for your help which was not very satisfied :-(
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