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Hi Experts,

I have a webserver behind my fortigate 200b and I want to make port translation to the web.
I have done exact this manual
http://docs-legacy.fortinet.com/cb/html/index.html#page/FOS_Cookbook/Firewall/cb-firewall-dnat1.html

But it is not working, but on the sniffer I can see the packets.
Why I cannot see the webpage from outside ?
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by:Joey Yung
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What is the sniffer result? Any "ack" reply on it?

Also, you can enable the logging of that policy, and trace the result from the logging
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by:myramu
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Hi,

I assume gateway on web server is not FortiGate, because of this you can't access the page from internet. Can you enable nat on that VIP policy and verify?

Good Luck!
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by:Eprs_Admin
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The sniffer comes out with ACK and SYN.
This should be fine right ?
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by:Eprs_Admin
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on the policy I can see send packets -> over 130 packets sent.
This is the incoming policy -> WAN-LAN
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Hi,

Can you confirm by referring the below article, your configuration is correct?
http://kb.fortinet.com/kb/microsites/search.do?cmd=displayKC&docType=kc&externalId=FD30491

Good Luck!
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by:Joey Yung
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Alright, seems everything looks good. Better to check the event log to make sure the access is allowed. Did you try to access the webpage internally? Any other host based firewall on that web server?
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by:Eprs_Admin
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Yes the config was correct.
The website was working internally.

The problem was something with the external IP address.

SOLVED.

Thanks
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