Solved

Configure FortiGate 60D to Allow ALL traffic to a specific destination

Posted on 2016-08-23
6
53 Views
Last Modified: 2016-09-05
Hi,

I have a fortinet firewall device which Ive inherited which needs a firewall added so all traffic from a specific address as full access in and out. Does anyone on EE have any experience with this firewall?

Thanks in advance
SycamoreIT
0
Comment
Question by:SycamoreIT
  • 3
  • 3
6 Comments
 
LVL 21

Accepted Solution

by:
Jakob Digranes earned 500 total points
ID: 41767468
should be fairly easy. Log in - go to policy and object. create an address object for the IP-address. Choose interface any and subnet mask 255.255.255.255

then go to policy - choose NEW and create and from INTERFACE (which is the interface where the specific address is located, like for instance LAN) - and address object as FROM address. Then choose DESTINATION interface and address ANY. Service choose ANY and schedule - ANY
If needed, add NAT to rule. If you need traffic to go to internet or simply needs NATing
0
 

Author Comment

by:SycamoreIT
ID: 41770159
Hi Jakob,

This is what I have so far. Not sure if the Incoming interface is correct? Im setting up a rule for our IP phones which are on our local lan so will "any" do for this option? In source Address, Ive select a predefined group which covers our local lan, outgoing interface, Ive selected our Virgin Line, Destination ive inserted the IP address we want our phones to connect to and thats as far as I got.

Can you advise please?
experts.png
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Jakob Digranes
ID: 41776112
You need to Enable NAT
0
Control application downtime with dependency maps

Visualize the interdependencies between application components better with Applications Manager's automated application discovery and dependency mapping feature. Resolve performance issues faster by quickly isolating problematic components.

 

Author Comment

by:SycamoreIT
ID: 41777885
Hi Jakob,

I have implented the above, how can I test if its working?

Ta
SycamoreIT
0
 
LVL 21

Expert Comment

by:Jakob Digranes
ID: 41777913
you could perhaps connect a computer within that address range, and do a telnet to servers you want to reach
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:SycamoreIT
ID: 41784316
Thanks
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In this tutorial I will show you with short command examples how to obtain a packet footprint of all traffic flowing thru your Juniper device running ScreenOS. I do not know the exact firmware requirement, but I think the fprofile command is availab…
Network traffic routing plays key role in your network, if you have single site with heavy browsing or multiple sites, replicating important application data from your Primary Default Gateway ,you have to route your other network traffic from your p…
This Micro Tutorial will give you a basic overview how to record your screen with Microsoft Expression Encoder. This program is still free and open for the public to download. This will be demonstrated using Microsoft Expression Encoder 4.
This Micro Tutorial demonstrates using Microsoft Excel pivot tables, how to reverse engineer competitors' marketing strategies through backlinks.

895 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

11 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now